Archives for: November 2006

No Borders

11/27/06 | by steveg [mail] | Categories: Poetry, Community, Social Networks
Valdis posted about network weaving in Latvia. His best quote was: Local network weaving is great, but global network weaving is better! I just experienced much of the same thing, but while sitting on my duff in front of the computer monitor (like I'… more »

Lit cafe Poetry Pimp and Test

11/26/06 | by steveg [mail] | Categories: Poetry, Blogging, Geekism
As you may have noticed, I had updated the b2evolution blog software amd had to tweek the skin and css to make it work. I now have better anti-spam, less hacks to do what I wanted, and a load of other features. For example, I can post video like… more »

Best Listen

11/18/06 | by steveg [mail] | Categories: Poetry, Political
I have listened to so many pundits and self-proclaimed experts during this past season and I just got fed up. I don't want experts, I don't want knowledge. I want teachers, true teachers. So I have been taking Horace's advice. BTW I shot this on the… more »

Hungry

11/14/06 | by steveg [mail] | Categories: Buddhism, Cooking
With all the crap that I'm working out in my head, I need a break and pure sitting meditation just hasn't been doing it for me. But cooking, that's an activity that demands concentration, have immediate gratification in smells, warmth, and anticipation… more »

Lit Poetry Academy Performance

11/02/06 | by steveg [mail] | Categories: Poetry
If anything fits with the raucousness and wildness of a Lit Cafe Poetry nite, it is performance poetry. That poetry that, not only looks good on paper or sounds good to the ear, but is experienced and felt and seen and is FUN! Plus if we aren't suppose… more »