fizhburn

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About me

Industry Consulting
Occupation Education
Location Ivory Tower, United States
Introduction I think about things. Periodically I will post rough-cut bits of thought for your perusal and/or approval and/or discussion.
Interests Essence, Existence, Meaning.
Favorite Movies Pi, Waking Life, The Wonder Boys
Favorite Music Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, John Coltrane, Aphex Twin, Squarepusher, Autechre
Favorite Books A few random selections: Languages of Art, Philosophical Investigations, Mind, Value, & Reality, Natural Goodness, White Noise, Life of Pi, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, Naming and Necessity, Essays on Actions and Events, "Foucault's Pendulum"

When your science teacher smashed a frozen rose with a hammer, did you warm the petals to bring them back to life?

I brought them to life by sheer force of will, and each piece sprouted a new rose bush that took over part of the classroom.