imagination

  • On Rekindling A Sense Of Mystery

    On Rekindling A Sense Of Mystery

    In the tangled web of digital social networks that we weave one thing is increasingly absent: a sense of mystery. We are so wrapped up in our digital social graphs there’s rarely room for gaps. The challenge now is about piecing together the endless jumble of data that’s being pushed at us. Instead of dreamers, we’re policemen sifting through a bottomless box of evidence. Read More

  • Data Is Not Killing Creativity, It’s Just Changing How We Tell Stories

    Data Is Not Killing Creativity, It’s Just Changing How We Tell Stories

    I keep seeing this topic push up about how data is affecting creativity. Some say we are losing our sense of narration and storytelling. It’s not this at all. We are just experiencing a shift that other civilizations have faced when the traditional means for storytelling transform to give a sense of the changing times facing society. That does not mean a rejection of the narrative form. Read More