Tag: thinking

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| January 15, 2014

rolling and tumbling

I’ve been writing lately about thinking — about, especially, the conditions under which thinking happens. Previous...

| December 31, 2013

more on thinking

So, about having ideas worth expressing. Let me start by working my way through this passage from C. S. Lewis on the...

| December 30, 2013


Austin Kleon is one of my favorite people on the internet, and I like this little reflection of his on doing something...

| October 29, 2013

on the maker ethos

Reading this lovely and rather moving profile of Douglas Hofstadter I was especially taken by this passage on why...

| October 8, 2013


Very few people understand how to evaluate analogies properly. An analogy will have explanatory value if the things or...