Play it so loud you'll raise the dead
This is totally cool. And I don’t even listen to vinyl. What audio recording would you choose to have your ashes pressed into a vinyl record? via wired: [via publicradiointernational]: Andvinyly, a UK-based outfit, has this offer: after you die, you can have some of your cremated ashes pressed into a vinyl record. You can choose your own music for the record, or none at all. From the...
King of the Cosmos →
The sanctity of stillness →
Ignore the name-dropping at the beginning of “The Joy of Quiet,” by Pico Iyer in The New York Times. The story has some really worthwhile points about finding escape from our hyper-connected lives. For me, the story reinforces my unease with how technology has slowly encroached upon our little family cottage. We have always had mixed feelings about my father-in-law’s weather...