ʿAbd-al-Laṭīf, the 13th century writer, tells us that “the true reason why all mention of this monument [The Sphinx] had been avoided was the terror it inspired.”

when there is so much humility and so much vision everywhere, society will be governed by science and not by its clever people.

saw a large white owl on my walk tonight. tried to get close to it but it flew from perch to perch. it’s eyes looked like the moon’s light over the valley.

new favorite pastime … drawing from a vast music library assembled over decades with tlc

on to composing the the final scene of Horn of Phantoms. ‘Feelings’ is putting it lightly.

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tired: serverless computing
wired: computerless computing

who is good at API scraping? Should I use Postman?

the word googol was invented by a nine year old when asked to come up with a word for a ‘really big number’

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Begotten, Tumblr and Gore: 30 Years Later, E. Elias Merhige’s Film Remains One of the Most Disturbing Avant-Garde Films Ever Made


enjoy this playlist featuring

Yusef Lateef
Nguyễn Thiên Đạo
Cassandra Miller
Johann Jakob Froberger
Carlos Chávez
Duke Ellington
Rebecca Saunders
Nobukazu Takemura
Louis Andriessen
Rashad Becker
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


feeing tested by everything lately. tested by javascript, tested by piano, tested by cat, tested by doom.

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orbital period (or the time it takes for a full year) on = 687 days

just posted a new mix of new/old works … Hildegard von Bingen, George Lewis, Toru Takemitsu, Galina Ustvolskaya, Antonio Vivaldi, Ellen Reid, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Robert Schumann … + more


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