Found objects

4 ways to rediscover the wild world wide web.

Its time to stop using Facebook as a gatekeeper and to start directly reconnecting with the world wide web. Here are 4 things you can do today to burst the highly engineered and covertly cultivated social media bubble of facebook, instagram, twitter et al….. and re-discover the wild world wide web.

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Silence in the age of noise.

A short excerpt from the book ‘Silence in the age of noise’ by Erling Kagge. Erling is a Norwegian explorer who was the first person to reach the North Pole unsupported. He is also the first person to complete the so-called 3 poles challenge, reaching the North Pole, South Pole and the summit of Everest.

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Corn on the cob. I’ll bet you are doing it all wrong.

I love eating piping hot corn on the cob. Normally I buy it from the supermarket already peeled, and cut up, and sitting snug in its environmentally nasty plastic packaging. It also tends to be covered in stringy bits that are frustrating to remove. You know what Im talking about. Recently, someone showed me the […]

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Found objects, Stillness

The Heart Sutra.

As you may or may not know, I am a practitioner of Zen Buddhism. As part of an online course I am participating in, I am slowly working my way through a study of the Heart Sutra (sutra is Sanskrit for “thread”). This sutra is chanted daily by buddhist practitioners all over the world.

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Found objects, Movement

Homemade Wanderlust.

Jessica ‘Dixie’ Mills is an avid hiker/backpacker living in the USA. In 2015 she successfully completed a thru hike of the Appalachian Trail that runs a total of 3,500 kms up the east side of the U.S. from Georgia in the South to Maine in the north. During that hike she began documenting her journey […]

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Mountains.

I grow into these mountains like a moss. I am bewitched. The blinding snow peaks and the clarion air, the sound of earth and heaven in the silence, the requiem birds, the mythic beasts, the flags, great horns, and old carved stones, the silver ice in the black river, the Kang, the Crystal Mountain. Also, […]

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SV Delos.

“A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” -Tim Cahill This is my absolute favourite thing to watch on TV right now (OK technically it is YouTube….but Kelly and I watch it on TV). SV (sailing vessel) Delos follows the adventures of a group of friends sailing a 53 foot Amel Super Maramu ketch […]

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