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Ingenuity and Innovation

Thor and I began engineering a solution for pulling water out of the 220 foot well today that did not involve wind power: Often we have to fill the available water storage facilities and the wind just doesn’t cooperate. Since there are three houses with five total people and occasional guests to provide water resources …

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The Old and The Mall

It has been a long time since I have wandered around the now “Santa Fe Place” mall. It makes me think about old friends and a lot of (what are now) old memories. Realizing that I wandered these halls late at night waiting for friends to get off of their shifts, acted like a complete …

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Currents 2012

  The show brought visual media artists from across the country, nay, world into Santa Fe for exhibiting their explorations into creative new avenues utilizing video, film, interactive camera technology, and innovative projector usage. I found a few exhibits in particular more interesting than others, including the Kinect camera hacked exhibits, the “W3FI” exhibit, and …

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On Recovery and The Slow Down

I’ve been thinking a lot about different styles, methods, and levels of recovery. One can recover from physical trauma, emotional trauma, disease, illness, addiction; the powerful forces of our own bodies sometimes go unnoticed in our daily activities as we pursue our corresponding agendas and actions. Paying closer attention to the resilience of the human …