June 13th 2017 by avokado

Recently I've mainly been interested in sleeping. It's the easiest way to travel, to get away, to disappear for a while. For some reason the waking world has lost quite a bit of it's glamour. Hopefully temporarily.

just watching the ducks

The life ...


May 30th 2017 by runekani

The material world around us consists of tiny particles far away from each other, and empty space in between. And those particles are made of even smaller particles, which in turn are made of nothing.

the world around seems ridiculous 

So teaches ...

Solar Power

May 28th 2017 by avokado

I have a dream about a noiseless house. The ventilation would be powered by gravity, and electricity would be produced by solar power. The house would be near the sea where tidal range is high. And I would have a little garden there. 

I think I run on solar power myself. In the ...

Let's Look Busy

May 28th 2017 by runekani

After sleep and breakfast we've got about 15 hours a day to look busy. It's time to pretend that we are useful creatures doing important stuff. Like ants. 

Ant hive

We are not encouraged to stop, ...

Base Beliefs

May 28th 2017 by runekani

We look at world around us through our base beliefs. They guide us in making observations and choosing what's relevant and what's not. 

base of a tree

But how to judge between contradicting reasonable ...

Death of an Apple

May 25th 2017 by runekani

Let's assume the apple died. It was picked up before, and then stored. Finally it was placed in the fruit bowl and oh, how delicious it looked. 

And tasted too, after peeling and slicing.

let's assume the apple lived

So now there's ...

Food Art

May 3rd 2017 by runekani

Food can be art. Just like this excellent broccolini dish that my mom made.

She spent quite some time arranging the broccolini to suit her taste. And that is exactly what makes the difference between a coincidence and art. Let's ...

May Your May Be Good

May 1st 2017 by runekani

May has begun today. And you want it to be good. The nature is finally awakening from the dead, but you feel you are repeating the same old patterns which have no life in them anymore. So you have decided to make a change. But how?

The ...

A Model of Being Human

April 25th 2017 by runekani

Let's draw a conceptual model of human being. It should be a simplification that helps to understand different aspects of human life. It should give room to the varying points of view that are used when focusing on human experience.

A good model does not reduce the complexity of ...