Better Angels

We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot…

You Do What You Are

Alex Cross: You do what you are Jezzie. Jezzie Flannigan: You mean you are what you do. Alex Cross: No, I mean, you do what you are. You’re born with a gift. If not that,…

Notes on Scarcity, Curation and Information

In an information-rich world, the wealth of information means a dearth of something else: a scarcity of whatever it is that information consumes. What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its…

YAWP

I sound my barbaric YAWP over the rooftops of the world — Walt Whitman