An Adage of Rage

I hadn’t heard from Adago Since the incident at the mine Nothing is too many years ago Nothing turns out just fine The wells of reason are under the crust Drilled and dug for by the thirsty With hope they match every morning to the mast And come out at sun fall looking frosty Lie […]

Broken Wheel

The old rusted chains turned It creaked and squeaked and started A puff of smoke from fuel burned Emerged from the pipes dented Time before a lesson learned It started rolling down the hills They watched and parted themselves None noticed it take slowly to the heels They’d taken the worst off the shelves And […]

Cupid’s Wit

I often get dreams of a place I have come to paint The sands are white and soft as her voice The waters roar and whoosh with gentle waves Sweeping on the shores, abandoning treasure that it picked on it’s journey from the middle of the seas The sun the sky and white clouds battle […]

I seek to speak

My mind rages with possible impossibilities Fear grips man as dare grips my thoughts I’m sickened by the days and man’s abilities My heart is cracked yet stronger than concrete pots I cry to hide happiness and laugh to wade off fear Water forms in my mouth and turns to beer While all this was […]

From the Mice to the Vice

What’s the worse that can happen to the digital prosumer? (Yes, I stole that term from some Youtube Video and intend to popularize it; it means the producer-consumer). I know you’d say taking whichever device s/he can use for accessing the most basic app like Notepad. If that’s your answer then read on; if it ain’t […]

Confessions of a Poet

I have sinned and yet go free as a ship set sailThough it triggers a giggle in my little egoMy fingers bleed and I am disturbed by distant wailsOf the spirits of poetsIn the beginning of time, I cared not of the pastNeither the sun nor the moon had stories to tellAnd such was my […]

5 Spine Spinning Tests

Lecture Note 5A Tests Tests, as per this post, are man made events primarily intended to scare 6 hells out of any other human. The one who conducts the test is always the master of the moment, and can only be pleased with bribes. The one who takes the test is the slave and has […]

My Walk; Their Talk

I had a dream to take a walk Along a stretch I heard others talk Of how that path no rain can soak You talk that walk. You get a mock I knew I had the key, to open the lock And never did need a door to knock The strong desire only raised my […]

Report on a digital native under intended restraint

FILE: FEB06-MAR08 Subject The subject under observation is a class A digital native; he does not only learn from the internet, he adds to it’s exponentially bulging resource sack. Online hours are 4-6 hours a day, on normal days, with a +/- 2 hours for unusual days. He is also known to exhibit symptoms of […]

University of Mogadishu – Dan Eldon

A modern laboratory at the University The University of Mogadishu is an open smoky-air classroom in Somalia. The main branch is in Mogadishu but it has many branches spread out over the country. Opened in 1991, the university charges differing fees per student for lessons. There are no lecturers, and therefore lectures. Learning is from […]