02 Dec 2012 | Everyone's Blog Posts - Making Routes

World Wide Wandering

E found that early attempts at wandering through Paris and London were frequently thwarted by the irresistible pull of the iPhone Maps application. How could e follow the psychogeographical contours of the city when the multinational data gatherers had been there already, rendering the streets and boulevards hopelessly knowable and searchable? Leaving the technology at home seemed disingenuous; a desperate nostalgic hankering for a bygone age before mobile internet. The city was no longer…

02 Dec 2012 | Everyone's Blog Posts - Making Routes

World Wide Wandering

E found that early attempts at wandering through Paris and London were frequently thwarted by the irresistible pull of the iPhone Maps application. How could e follow the psychogeographical contours of the city when the multinational data gatherers had been there already, rendering the streets and boulevards hopelessly knowable and searchable? Leaving the technology at home seemed disingenuous; a desperate nostalgic hankering for a bygone age before mobile internet. The city was no longer…

02 Dec 2012 | Everyone's Blog Posts - Making Routes

World Wide Wandering

E found that early attempts at wandering through Paris and London were frequently thwarted by the irresistible pull of the iPhone Maps application. How could e follow the psychogeographical contours of the city when the multinational data gatherers had been there already, rendering the streets and boulevards hopelessly knowable and searchable? Leaving the technology at home seemed disingenuous; a desperate nostalgic hankering for a bygone age before mobile internet. The city was no longer…

28 Oct 2012 | walking (sideways)

Suit thoughts

I say, beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes. If there is not a new man, how can the new clothes be made to fit? If you have any enterprise before you, try it in your old clothes. All men want, not s...

28 Oct 2012 | walking (sideways)

Suit thoughts

I say, beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes. If there is not a new man, how can the new clothes be made to fit? If you have any enterprise before you, try it in your old clothes. All men want, not s...

15 Oct 2012 | walking (sideways)

wor(l)ds

a new old friend wrote a few lines to meafter I had flooded him with words and suggestionstelling me he didn't have as many worlds as I haveI was puzzleddid he mean words or worldsor is it the same thing?when I don't know what I'm thinking I'm writingw...

15 Oct 2012 | walking (sideways)

wor(l)ds

a new old friend wrote a few lines to meafter I had flooded him with words and suggestionstelling me he didn't have as many worlds as I haveI was puzzleddid he mean words or worldsor is it the same thing?when I don't know what I'm thinking I'm writingw...

06 Oct 2012 | walking (sideways)

Retracing the missing link

I'm still carrying it in my pocket, the MISSING LINK. It is symbolic for how my walking soles led to a walking soul. A tiny smelly piece of plastic. But in the eye of the beholder everything can look like gold. Even turn into gold.What happened to Don ...

06 Oct 2012 | walking (sideways)

Retracing the missing link

I'm still carrying it in my pocket, the MISSING LINK. It is symbolic for how my walking soles led to a walking soul. A tiny smelly piece of plastic. But in the eye of the beholder everything can look like gold. Even turn into gold.What happened to Don ...

06 Oct 2012 | walking (sideways)

Plastic dreams

My first night at the 8th continent. After I soaked in a steaming bathtub outside in the woods behind the Metaal Kathedraal I slept under the church's wooden arches surrounded by shiny plastic. Over my head six giant plastic fish were watching over me....

06 Oct 2012 | walking (sideways)

Plastic dreams

My first night at the 8th continent. After I soaked in a steaming bathtub outside in the woods behind the Metaal Kathedraal I slept under the church's wooden arches surrounded by shiny plastic. Over my head six giant plastic fish were watching over me....