GEOPOLITICS OF THE ARCHIPELAGO A Heirophant Druid is organizing an army. The armies are Demi-humans: ogres, goblins (no Orcs) other Unseelie, these Unseelie being worshippers of the divine wind…an everlasting Tornado that inhabits a active Volcanic crater. The Elemental Goddess of Air seeks to reclaim much of the magic that is been soaking into a […]Read more "Introduction to the Island of Ar"
Epimetheus in Elven/Dwarven, English, Latin. Imprisoned the Lords or Avatars of Water in sleek cylinders chained to the edge of a great slab. Billions of gallons that flow and form the Great Waterfall obscures the prisons. The mixed blood of internecine wars of the humanoid establishment emanates as a mystical barrier though which Divine and […]Read more "Thebar History One"
When did the Royals begin engineering the birth of twins, even triplets? It led to a alternate world in which the twins could be safe, not known publically as a twin, and of course, never allowed out of the alternate world without schedule. It could all be closed down by a staged death, or real […]Read more "Royal Twins: Phillip K. Dick and “The Double”."
Political philosophy (we all have the habit of scientific thinking, don’t we, Americans?) applied: I voted for Mondale. I wondered how could I be so out of step. I wasn’t all that impressed with the news story of Reagen getting shot, then, somehow the Congress went belly up and rubber stamped the Executive bill, right? […]Read more "Kuhn and Post-modernism. Diverted FB post to J. Hardy Carroll."
MOCAP and THEATER One could mocap a drummer with specific directions, but it would still have to be a drummer. There is something in the skill. Improvisation never quite gets to skill, therein, some improvisation needs rehearsal. After that its just called an act. A few skills dovetail with Performing an act, or being fake […]Read more "Motion Capture Theater"
An informal summary of my work. This project is meant to realize processing and programming of a future computer civilization. Say, five years from now. The work is pre-planning, so I think its fair to say of realistic expection. The difficulty is of course, the learning curve wherein the different skills needed now can be […]Read more "Over view of the material, part one"
PROGRAMMING INTERMEDIATORS, or phase transition features, not rules. There is a way of cutting on an Ozu “vase”. A “vase”, as the word is a proxy for perhaps a dead butterfly, a still life with plums, wind outside window blowing snow, etc. Anything quotidian, in the scene This is, to naturally imitate, in the motion […]Read more "Parallel Transitions and Troodon"