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Misplaced Modesty

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Misplaced Modesty

The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.

- Michelangelo (1475-1564)

What's a Shadow Is it a planksip Möbius

What's a Shadow Is it a planksip Möbius

Inspired by Michelangelo (1475-1564)'s quote, "The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.". The titled responsion is

Except on Zero Shadow Day

Except on Zero Shadow Day

We cast a shadow on something wherever we stand.

- E. M. Forster (1879-1970)

What's a Shadow? Is it a planksip Möbius

Except on Zero Shadow Day

Inspired by E. M. Forster (1879-1970)'s quote, "We cast a shadow on something wherever we stand.". The titled responsion is

The mid-afternoon drift of meaning towards the equinox and palindrome of noon is uniquely shadow-less in a dramatic display of animated surreal reality. Zero shadow day happens twice in a year for the places between +23.5 and -23.5 degrees of latitude. Rhetorical positions have a dark side and yet the essence of convincing speech should be taken as an apologetic of sorts, to reconcile the abstract with the ideal reality. As a listener, your responsibility is measured in your ability to respond and the action potentials that follow the very definition of understanding. Ah-ha, you may say in silent wonder worthy of further doubt and a continuation of counterfactual reasoning. For the skeptical version thereof, the insinuation of bad acting is a travesty. Intentions matter!


Lightness of Being

Lightness of Being

The ordinary man casts a shadow in a way we do not quite understand. The man of genius casts light.

- George Steiner (1929-2020)

What's a Shadow Is it a planksip® Möbius

This graduated role reversal of humility is an act worth thinking about. Revolutions take place despite our preoccupation with initiation. As the world turns, living is perpetual, limited to our species in language only.

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