In this case it's not about getting over the hump
because climbing over a hump implies a willful progression. Climbing requires movement, sweat, activity. That’s not it at all. Rather, I think it’s more fitting to say that I’m stuck at the bottom of a parched pit, devoid of sunlight, nutrition - that is to say, inspiration. In this case, it’s not the height of a hump or the depth of a pit that is the challenge; it’s...
i miss writing about shit that matters to me
YouTube users upload 48 hours of video, Facebook users share 684,478 pieces of...– How Much Data is Created Every Minute? (It’s actually 46,732)
npr: “Stripped of an electric guitar and moody reverb, Metric singer Emily Haines and guitarist James Shaw perform a version of ‘Synthetica’ pretty enough to challenge the sweeping sunset behind them.” I was sitting at the top of the hills overlooking the main stage when they must have recorded this because I remember the flying motorcycle man and everyone on the hill started cheering but I...
Go fuck yourself, Santa Monica. →
Ew you assholes
Everybody blames the Internet for the decline of newspapers, but the Web is only...– Jack Shafer, Reuters. The Great Newspaper Liquidation. (via futurejournalismproject) In other news, hundreds of people lost their jobs today at the Times-Picayune and three major Alabama newspapers. Lame. (via shortformblog)
A human being is a part of the whole called by us universe, a part limited in...– Albert Einstein (via thelittlephilosopher) such an incredible statement (via andyyun)