A essay on reading

Read as if you were singing. Words have a sound and a story to tell. They can be music to the inner ear and they can charm an audience. But they must be savoured. Most of our reading is flat. We absorb text in a linear fashion where quantity and information only are valuable. Our…

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Busy times

Given that I’m quite busy these days working on parallel projects – like backing up and sorting my entire photography database (over 40 GB) and revamping all the photo galleries on the main site to use the latest Lightbox script – I don’t run around taking pictures as often as I’d like. I did miss…

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Anthology of my laptops

Once upon a time, about 15 years ago, I bought my first computer after much debate with myself. I was writing a (my) book and the combination of typing and saving was a rather irresistible option. But my budget was tight and I had a feeling that portable computers were not quite yet at their…

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