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The Purple List : How can we help the sustainable »

The Purple List : How can we help the sustainable community maintain its own growth?

My friend Piers Fawkes is asking a great question to be taken to  TED and the TEDActiveProjects. Piers is the founder and editor in chief of PSFK, I'd like to give him informed feedback, and I know lots of people in this space.  Mixing Reality gets significant traffic from StumbleUpon and the community of sustainability experts I've been [...]

Coco says… »

Coco says…

"Where should one use perfume?" a young woman asked. "Wherever one wants to be kissed, " I said. ~Coco Chanel

A kiss, a poem, love ~ in honor of St. »

A kiss, a poem, love ~ in honor of St. Valentine’s day

Image : Marc Chagall's Birthday A beautiful kiss painted shortly after his return from Paris to Russia to take Bella as his bride. Valentine's Day cards are rumored to have originated in France. A young Frenchman, Charles, Duke of Orleans is said to have composed this poem or 'valentine' while imprisoned in the Tower of London after his [...]

Living the language : Thoughts on a video by Gustav »

Living this reality as an expat in France. I find myself struggling with survival French, and wondering when it will get easier. This little vid was a nice reminder that I'm not alone. Gustav Johansson made a nice series of spots around the "life sequence" of a student expatriate. Each spot shows moments of life , from Paris to London, [...]

Picture of the day : Triadic Ballet »

Picture of the day : Triadic Ballet

As the New York Times said in 1985 :  It's not often that one sees a ballerina partnered by a cavalier in an armless diving suit adorned with tassels. Nor, for that matter, does one often see ballerinas made of golden wires. Oh, but when one does!

You don’t know what you’ve got… »

You don’t know what you’ve got…

till it's gone.

Surreal Things : Sculptures and objects from Dalí to »

Surreal Things : Sculptures and objects from Dalí to Man Ray

"Beautiful as the chance encounter of a sewing machine with an umbrella on a dissecting table" Comte de Lautréamont via

February 3, 2011 : Year of the Rabbit »

February 3, 2011 : Year of the Rabbit

Year of the Rabbit : Calm and gentle, but persistent.

Punxsutawney Phil doesn’t let me down! »

Whew! the world's most famous rodent predicted an early spring this morning...carry on.

Tesla in action. »

Tesla in action.

   Had my first Tesla siting recently.  Not surprisingly it was on the 101 going south through Marin County, California...lots of green there.  And you can take that any way you want!

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