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Motivational Jump Starts: Tip #5 (Daniel Pink)

Pink suggests that you get unstuck by “going oblique.” In the 1970’s, Producer Brian Eno and artist Peter Schmidt created a deck of cards that contained strategies to overcome stress and being “stuck” creatively. 119 more words

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Review of 'Oblique' by Adrian J Smith

When Kara moves to Kansas to have her baby alone, she is carrying a lot of secrets in her heart and is certainly not looking for love. 195 more words

An Oblique Truncation of the Tetrahedron

This polyhedron has sixteen faces: four equilateral triangles, and a dozen kites. It was created using Stella 4d, which may be found at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.


Well I got up this morning and received an email from totebo, a fellow Gideros developer. He is working on a top secret oblique perspective shoot-em-up (shh, don’t tell anyone). 110 more words


Paul Virilio and the Bunker Church to St. Bernadette

Lately I’ve been reading up on Paul Virilio, French philosopher of technology, who started as a stained-glass artist and now practices as an architect designing public housing for the poor in Paris. 663 more words


James Baldwin

“All art is a kind of confession, more or less oblique. All artists, if they are to survive, are forced, at last, to tell the whole story; to vomit the anguish up.”
― James Baldwin