Category Archives: Smiles

Things That Make Me Smile No.130: eInk, eReaders, and Reading Pleasure

Most of my smiles are quick videos or songs I want to share. This week I thought I’d talk about something a little more complicated but which definitely deserves a place on my Things That Make Me Smile list. The … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.129: Greening Cities

I’m very much for the greening of cities, for ecological and psychological reasons. These videos talk about one New York City project and even go into the methodology, which I found fascinating and hope you will as well. I’m including … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.128: Street Theater

Giant marionettes to amaze and entertain. Pay attention to the extent of articulation in the dog especially. There are many more videos of this and previous performances to be found by searching for giant marionettes created by the French street … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.127: Steampunk

An interesting look at steampunk that links well with what drew me into the space.

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Things That Make Me Smile No.126: Innovative Art

Clearly I’m on an art kick, and I’m in the middle of reading an article about art in Writers of the Future #32, so when I went to choose a smile to post, this one floated to the top. Enjoy … Continue reading

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