Four Short Poems

I wrote the following four poems not only to convey diverse experiences of poetic awe, but also to experiment with following a rather rigid verse structure in English (my second language). The first (“Sunsets”) was notably written in memory of sunsets over Paris and New York. The last (“♥“) was written for my girlfriend Lovewaves … [Read more…]

Thoughts on “Collective Intelligence”

This is a summary and analysis of Pierre Lévy‘s book “Collective Intelligence: mankind’s emerging world in cyberspace”, which provides all direct and indirect quotes in this essay. “Human intelligence? Its space is dispersion. Its time, the eclipse. Its knowledge, the fragment. Collective intelligence realizes its reintegration. It constructs transpersonal but continuous thought. An anonymous cogitation … [Read more…]