The most beautiful things we ever experience are made all the more beautiful by their utter transience, impermanence and fleeting nature in time. Continue reading Ephemeral Beauty
If personal subjectivity is a reflection of an internalised concept of ownership and property, what happens if it turns out that neither individual identity nor notions of ownership are, beyond a very limited and historically or culturally contingent sense, actually real ? Continue reading Can anyone own the moon ?
Subjecting our concepts of self and world to radical reconfiguration and a creative recombinatory metamorphosis is a certain path to cultivating insight, innovation and discovery. Continue reading Logical Insight into Living Systems
Life is notoriously difficult to pin down and unambiguously define. Continue reading The Self-Replicating Logic of Life
An ability to think in terms of systems holistically as participating in mutually reflexive causal interdependence can initially be a difficult abstraction and conceptual bridge to cross but it also reveals itself as a powerful way to understand real world systems and processes. Continue reading Culture, Technology and Information Systems as Living Entities ?
The international society of states appears to be faltering and order looks to be crumbling from within. Continue reading Faltering Balance: the International Society of States
Context: The most powerful person in Silicon Valley It is a gargantuan investment and leap of faith to assert, predict or seek to influence technological trajectories over a time scale of centuries. Current accelerating systemic metamorphosis in this context would … Continue reading Entrepreneurial Hubris in Silicon Valley