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Stian Overdahl on Consumerism & the Disappointment of the Real

It is a warm evening, late summer. I ride my bike along a section of street busy with nightlife seekers, buskers and tourists outside the subway, in  1,964 more words


Life Without Electricity

What would life be like without electricity? Without all the conveniences like cell phones, cars, computers, television and the Internet?

To say life would be different is probably the understatement of the decade if not the century. 397 more words

All About Writing And Life In General

Energy Addicts- A Speculative Design Reaction to our world of over consumption?

Niaomi Kizhiner () explores the idea of an alternate future of biological wealth in the following vimeo video:

I suppose that this speculative design could be a possible reaction to our world of over consumption and consumerism. 316 more words

This Guy Fox

Here is this past weekend’s prompt from The Angry Hourglass and the piece I wrote;

We don’t have prophets in our day and age. No, not in our “advanced” modern society. 374 more words

Creative Writing

Teaching social responsibility to children : What do we teach them and how?

We are school hunting for Migu now, and one of the things which stuck me in my exhaustive research was how schools were trying to promote social responsibility among children. 453 more words


LIFE - How I got my impulse buying under control.

One of my biggest regrets looking back on my twenties was this, where did all my money go?

Whilst I wasn’t paid a lot of money in my career during my twenties, the bulk of my salary was classed as disposable income, i.e. 434 more words