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Tag: Seeing

Episode One Hundred and Thirty: Seeing; Shallow; Better Taxis

0.0 Station Ident This being Portland, there’s a lot of greenery around, so I’m in the kind of environment that (to my mind at least) prompts a bit of weirdness. Out in the back yard this morning, watering, looking at the plants and they do that *flip* in my head which means they suddenly look […]

Episode One Hundred and Twenty One: Dark Value; The Latest Attempt; Five Eyes

0.0 Station Ident 3B to Salt Lake City, a tiny bitstream hanging off BLE to LTE connecting this laptop to the ‘net while I scribble in yet another TEXTAREA. Watching: Captain America: The Winter Soldier for the nth time, thinking about that Marvel Cinematic Universe freemium mobile MMO that’s sitting around in my head – […]

Episode One Hundred and Eighteen: The Material (5) – What It Wants; Transmedia Is Dead!

0.0 Station Ident Robin Sloan would be proud – this is the first time I’ve written one of these from inside a library. The wi-fi is good and I’m only slightly killing myself by sitting down instead of building a standing desk. There’s more NOSTROMO BLACK this week as well as whole bunch of other […]

Episode One Hundred and Seventeen: The Material (4); More Ways Of Seeing

0.0 Station Ident Happy 4th of July, America! I hope you’re spending it by watching something like Independence Day. We went out on a family day trip out to Bonneville Dam today – an FDR depression-era project that ended up damming pretty much everything it could dam out of the Columbia river system, established a […]