"Medicine, the only profession that labors incessantly to destroy the reason for its existence."

James Bryce

"To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation."

Life of Pi, by Yann Martel

"forty three."

is the answer to life, the universe and everything, +1. So there.

"Underworld vision."

I mean, sponsorship under World Vision.

"It is over."

Today’s thoughts on IBDP

"Calculator,
Graphic, displayed,
Blinking, flashing, scrutinising,
Still on press-to-test mode,
Tool."

Cinquain #1, commemorating the end of Mathematics as a subject of study.

"A blind man looks back
Into the future with the
Ear-splitting whispers of
Unconcealed ghosts
Thundering silently."

Oxymoron, anonymously written.

"So long as men can breathe or eyes can see,
So long lives this and this gives life to thee."

William Shakespeare’s Sonnet 18 (extract)

"Cinquain – A five line poem with no rhyme scheme or meter; each line has a set number of words and a specific function. No words can be repeated.
Line 1 – one word that names the subject
Line 2 – two words (adjective(s) and/or noun(s)) that describe the subject
Line 3 – Three verbs that describe actions related to the subject
Line 4 – Four words that express a feeling about the subject
Line 5 – One word that refers to or is a synonym for the subject"

The Internet (how specific, I know).

A friend of mine has recently remarked that this site “only has words” in a somewhat derogatory manner. I couldn’t care less about his comment but this is an interesting photograph I’d like to share today. It’s almost as though the “Boss” doesn’t quite cut it sufficiently, and the additional “Executive” is required to quell the rising insecurities of our labour force these days. Wow.

A friend of mine has recently remarked that this site “only has words” in a somewhat derogatory manner. I couldn’t care less about his comment but this is an interesting photograph I’d like to share today. It’s almost as though the “Boss” doesn’t quite cut it sufficiently, and the additional “Executive” is required to quell the rising insecurities of our labour force these days. Wow.