Quotes from Research Design: Qualitative​, Quantitative, and Mixed Method Approaches

Working on the structure for a research project / paper as I read Creswell’s Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches. My paper is about new ways of knowing, perhaps species evolution, emerging from the mixed method research approaches now available because of technology. The abstract I have so far is: Today’s emerging research…

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I feel dream statements

My 360 photos of a chalk drawing on wood My dream journal statements starting with, ‘I feel…’ Quotes inspired by ‘Dawn of New Everything’ by Jaron Lanier with I have read about 1/3 of this book and of the many great ideas, two of the most influential for me are: Mirroring personal inside reality/worlds in…

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investing time in #survival and #safety – #lifetools with #ark

I’ve started a new virtual reality / massive-multiplayer online mobile (phone or tablet) game. ARK is a role playing experience-learning basic life skills in a wild world where dinosoise wonder. It’s my summer break for all the environmental stress. Nina is also giving her heart and grounding out the feelings. Thank you, Karsen, for introducing…

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Illuminated Mermaid Manuscripts

An illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented with such decoration as initials, borders (marginalia) and miniature illustrations. These are the first attempts at designing pages with the Mermaid Love Letters. Do you have any quotes or messages that would be appropriate for the mermaids? I’ll be working with them in…

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The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction

Quotes Walter Benjamin, “The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction,” in Illuminations, pp. 217 – 254 (37 pp.) They (concepts on art and production)  are, on the other hand, useful for the formulation of revolutionary demands in the politics of art. p218 Since the eye perceives more swiftly then the hand can draw,…

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Myth, Magic, and Mysticism in the Age of Information

Quotes Davis, Erik (2015-03-17). TechGnosis: Myth, Magic, and Mysticism in the Age of Information. North Atlantic Books. Kindle Edition. of all technologies, it is the technologies of information and communication that most mold and shape the source of all mystical glimmerings: the human self. information technology transcends its status as a thing, simply because it…

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The power of myth – quotes

Quotes from Campbell, J., & Moyers, B. (2011). The Power of Myth. Anchor. Myth in the modern world When the story is in your mind, then you see its relevance to something happening in your life. It gives you perspective on what’s happening to you. page 2 It is the imperfections of life that are lovable.…

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Technology Quotes

I use technologies all the time and so do the member of my family. I happened to be on vacation last week with my family and I had the opportunity to discuss the topics with them. The image that received the most attention was that of technology as a dragon. In The Earth Has a…

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Trickster Quotes

Oscar Wilde’s phrase “…Lying, the telling of beautiful untrue things, is the proper aim of Art” means something to me. It means that at the heart of art is a paradox or contradiction because it is and it is not what it appears to be. In art there are multiple ways of looking at an object/subject…

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Heroine Archetype Quotes

Archetypes “Women’s mythology is all about cycling from larger to smaller, pregnancy to slimness, waxing mother to waning crone.” – p 173 “Once, the whole Goddess reflected the entire spectrum: kindly and terrible, as the awesome Mother Earth. However, the conquering patriarchy split her into three aspects.” p 174 “Antonia Wolf, longtime mistress of Carl…

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