Seeing is Believing – Blindness metaphors and understanding

“My excellency, I could illustrate the greatest manuscript of all time for you. Since my eyes will no longer be distracted by the filth of this world.” Quote from ALIF in My Name Is Red by Ohran Pamuk “Seeing is believing”, “a lens for the world”, “visionaries”, “point of view”: The eye is a metaphor… Read More Seeing is Believing – Blindness metaphors and understanding

Broadening The Mind – Flying machines and art

In Ancient Greek literature sudden and vast travel occurred regularly. As the nomadic and expansive ideas of the writers of that era sought to understand their world through travel they often created mystical methods of transcontinental journeying. Great waves tore Odysseus and his crew from his homeland, and the wings that Daedalus built helped him… Read More Broadening The Mind – Flying machines and art