Music: John Coltrane – A Love Supreme

“Elation. Elegance. Exaltation. All from God. Thank you God. Amen.” John Coltrane “It also marks a return to religious ritual, which is where Afro-American music had begun, in the gospel church.” Martin Gayford “Flirt with me don’t keep hurtin’ me, don’t cause me pain, be my lover don’t play no game, just play me John…

Music: Vinyl as a way of life

I know that people love vinyl for many reasons. Some will say it’s the warmth of the sound, some the nostalgia factor. Some prefer the larger scale to the cover art, some will even cite the smell of the vinyl, that tangible sensation of the music coming from the physical effect of needle on groove….

Film: Arrival (2016)

Arrival of Perception: Daily lessons to learn from non-linear time. Arrival is a film about perception, disguised as a film about alien contact. In his film, director Denis Villeneuve outlines a theory that the key to unlocking greater perception could be our mode of communication. He goes on to contemplate whether knowledge of future events…

Books: The Feed by Nick Clark Windo

“Tom and Kate’s daughter turns six tomorrow, and they have to tell her about sleep. If you sleep unwatched, you could be Taken. If you are Taken, then watching won’t save you. Nothing saves you. Your knowledge. Your memories. Your dreams. If all you are is on the Feed, what will you become when the…