A Connectivist or a Specialist?

A Connectivist or a Specialist?

Specialist: a man who knows more and more about less and less. Dr. William J. Mayo, Co-founder of the Mayo Clinic   A friend told me recently that when people learn about the many things I do, it can be overwhelming for them to digest. This made me pause and...
Think Green

Think Green

If you take blue paint and yellow paint and you mix them, you get green paint. But if you take blue light and yellow light and mix them, you get white light. This is a shock to most people. James Turrell The light from the sun might appear white, but yet it really...
Think Violet

Think Violet

Hear my song, Violetta, Hear my song beneath the Moon. Recorded by Josef Locke.   Violet, the color at the end of the visible spectrum of light, has long been associated with royalty, spirituality and majesty. Violets (Viola) are a genus of spring flowering...
THINK ORANGE

THINK ORANGE

The whole thing – lit up – first in one place – then in another with flashes of lightning … I sat on the fence for a long time – just looking at the lightning. Georgia O’Keeffe   Powerful impressions often arise from nature and as Georgia O’Keeffe describes in...
Think Aquamarine & Turquoise

Think Aquamarine & Turquoise

Roll on, deep and dark blue ocean, roll. Lord Byron The blue color of the ocean (despite the clear color of pure water) and the blue color of the sky, are the results of white light from the sun entering both the ocean and the sky. The ocean appears to be blue because...