Coelho on uncertainty // Only mediocrity is sure of itself , so take risks and do what you really want to do.
Last week I made a quick, but positive decision ; to go and see Aaron and Joaquin in Madrid. Before 48 hours had passed I had rented an apartment in the building next to were they live.
It’s all on , a new challenge , new language , new inspiration.
Around the corner from the London Stock exchange.
Now that I have been out of any kind of academic structure for three months, I have started to reflect on questions that have appeared before, but were cast aside to make space for the prescribed set of tasks I had ahead of me in the college year. It takes space and distance from other demands to re-examine the way global systems operate , reflect on their current state, and ask “is this optimal?” , “would we design something like this from scratch”? . In international trade , the answer is a resounding NO.
NEW CITY HALL IS SET TO HAVE A GREEN ROOFTOP. AMAZING.
some plans for the city.
TRAVIS AND EMERY , two pound books from red hot chilli peppers to opera. mmmhhmm , yep.
Edith Piaff is one of those incredibly bold and incredibly transparent lyricists who entirely changed what I gravitate towards in music. I was listening to her album today.
intro / verse in english :
” NO , I DON’T REGRET ANYTHING , NOTHING AT ALL “
” WITH MY MEMORIES / I LIT UP THE FIRE/ I WILL START AGAIN “
35 p copies of the (pastel pink) financial times @ the LSE bookshop made my morning. http://www.ft.com/home/uk
trafalgar square in the morning. so much energy.