A common misconception is the belief that being creative is difficult or only something some people are able to do. Why is there a need to say 'I am a creative person', for example when applying to a job? One reason might be because society is so retarded in its evolution, much of its culture … Continue reading A rant on creativity with two exercises
I built this in perhaps half an hour after being inspired by an exchange of ideas on the Minecraft Forums involving the use of cocoa beans as lanterns. exterior interior under construction interior done I plan to record a tutorial video on how to build it in Minecraft survival the coming days.
Something which makes me happy is walking outdoors among trees. This was today: And revisiting the work I've done in the past, building digital trees in Minecraft: sequoia small birch tree mangrove unknown species
I have chosen to enter another Minecraft related competition to challenge myself to do pixel art! Like the last one, where my Pumpkin House got placed 16 out of 56, it is on Planet Minecraft, and the theme this time is robots, and I immediately got an idea, helped by a drawing I did perhaps … Continue reading Making a Minecraft skin
From binge to infinity and back Follow me along a train of thought. After eating just enough breakfast, the craving. An onslaught of desire for bread, seeds and peanut butter. First guilt, but then, knowing it leads nowhere, acceptance into higher awareness. Observing the physical actions: Still filling up the stomach. Now sensing each taste … Continue reading ProFoundational Friday
Morning Practicing Gratitude I woke up really late, at 10. But since I wore socks and pajamas pants, leaving bed was not a problem. I had wanted to apply for a job between 7 and 8 in the morning, but since I had disrupted the schedule I had planned, I felt reluctant against doing anything! … Continue reading Managing Monday
Today's blog post is divided into two main parts: DiaryAdditional Topics What do you think about this? I try my best to facilitate reading by creating interest specific sections. If only I could insert a block with a wiki-styled quick link index! Diary Calmed Confusion A thing that helped me a lot yesterday night was … Continue reading Format Friday
Started the day by applying for a pretty awesome job within business intelligence with plenty of opportunities for learning and growth. Requested skills were knowledge of programming languages like Python and good English skills, both of which I've got plenty. I sliced down my messy CV meticulously before applying and felt like a match. Memes … Continue reading Monday. Meming. Music. Munching. Meditation. Michael and More.
Video Editing as Meditation This morning I woke up around 9, even though I had intended to wake up at 4! No official meditation or yoga, but I managed what I really had looked forward to; rendering the latest episode in my vegan and nonviolent Minecraft Survival series. And I got into a good flow … Continue reading Meditative Editing • Applying for Social Aid • Technology Testing: from Magellan through Brinner & Fair Phones to Gutenberg • Wordly Words
Feeling the shift from last month, which was very hectic. Now I have the opportunity to plan ahead a bit more. Already an art commission in the making, and a potential other one for music thanks to participating in one of the two Halloween themed contests held on on Planet Minecraft this year. Feeling slightly … Continue reading New month