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The "Facebook of Money" that Wasn't

To paraphrase Tolstoy, every struggling startup struggles in its own way. Except they all seem to feature extravagant soirées, hazy business plans, and round after round of beer pong on a SoMa roof deck. 219 more words

Nonfiction

The successniks of Silicon Valley learn philosophy, but search for the secret sauce continues

‘Men work together,’ I told him from the heart,

‘Whether they work together or apart.’

– Robert Frost

“Practical philosopher” Andrew Taggard disabuses founders, executives, and others in Silicon Valley of the notion that life is a problem to be solved, and happiness awaits those who do it: 739 more words

Philosophy

Rolling Joe

rolling slowly

roller coaster

slowly rolling

holy roller

holy ghost

rock and roller

cup of joe snub

nose nickel plate

and joe will take

you down… 13 more words

Poetry

King Chrome Rolling

king chrome rolling

platinum tyrannosaurus

tyrano

tyrano

tyranosaurus

rex with my baby

teeth showing spaceship

bomber takes on all

comers metallic rhinoceros

slowly going down the street… 8 more words

Poetry

All My Friends are Ghosts

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Though it’s hard to choose one

I’ll tell about my favorite place in Italy

Venice. For this reason…

It’s a city of stone and masonry built upon… 136 more words

Poetry