October 11, 2014
"If you look closely, you see that there is nothing as ancient as infancy. Adults have been changed in many different ways by place, time, education and custom, but infants are the same today as they were a hundred thousand years ago"

— "An Essay on Nursery Rhymes", Rabindranath Tagore.  Translated by William Radice from the Bengali.

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August 29, 2014

June 8, 2014
yogaholics:

Follow me if you’re addicted to yoga!

True, even 5 minutes of mindfulness helps. 

yogaholics:

Follow me if you’re addicted to yoga!

True, even 5 minutes of mindfulness helps. 

May 28, 2014
"Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of God."

Poet MAYA ANGELOU, in her last post to Twitter, dated May 23.  She would die less than a week later. (via inothernews)

May 17, 2014

beingindonesian:

Sometimes I forget how creative the Indonesians can be.

Bruno Mars’ Grenade in dangdut version. Enjoy.

May 14, 2014

Eric X Li of Shanghai’s Cheng Wei Capital (成为资本)on Chinese the effectiveness of China’s political system and the end of the universal narrative of political organization.

(Source: youtube.com)

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May 7, 2014
Waitong in the Mission.  (at Tartine Bakery)

Waitong in the Mission. (at Tartine Bakery)

May 5, 2014

SF from another angle. The future Transbay Tower. (at San Francisco)

May 5, 2014
Help us launch stage 2 (4 now we're built to carry it)

lessig:

Last week the was the best of times, and the worst of times.

We launched our citzens’ funded “superPAC to end all superPACs” on May 1. The target was $1m in 30 days. In two days we had crossed $200k. (Best of times.)

And then the servers melted. (Worst of times.)

But over the weekend, an…

Pledged

April 26, 2014
Views across the Bay from the evening walk.  (at Stanford Dish)

Views across the Bay from the evening walk. (at Stanford Dish)