“Ease your head, play cool in a patio chair. Try to design a postcard from your mind.“
This is a line from a rare Steely Dan demo that has stuck with me for years. That one line turned into a whole thought-exercise for me:
The mind is where we think… what is the land of thought like?
What is the flora and fauna there?
What is the climate like?
What sounds come from this place?
Who lives there?
After I’ve designed the postcard from my mind… how on earth would I send it? Who would I send it to? How could I ever know if it was received?
… This exercise developed into something I’ve grown deeply passionate about.
Can I talk about the annoying, buzzed-up word “passion” for a sec? Continue reading