They had left the boy behind long ago. Tatters of sunbleached cloth caught the wind on thin flagpoles but otherwise only their stories remained. The tales of high above. Past the clouds. The boy had begun to gather his own wool from the farmers after the sheep had been sheared and the merchants had taken… Continue reading Hot Air
Siobhan's learning the language. I just film when we pick some. The vlog, season 2, episode 11. Music by eraze the borders: https://soundcloud.com/eraze-the-borders Like, comment, subscribe, etc. How can I improve? Find episode ten, RELOCATION, here.
Watch episode nine of season two of the vlog now. Belinda catches a chicken, Siobhan and I empty out the spare room, and Mum, Dad, and I visit grandpa Cary in hospital after a fall. Next week, a move.
Lovesick at the fairy house in Bardon, the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, and the Mt Coot-Tha Botanical Gardens. Episode seven of season two of the vlog, live on YouTube. http://bit.ly/thevlogs02e07
Like I promised. Episode five of season two of the vlog, now live. Like, comment, subscribe, etc.
Afternoon sun beams through the receiving door as he pushes past the plastic flap door. He stands among towers of black tape wrapped above and around pallets full of stock, boxes climbing high above. He battles indecision for a moment then slices through the nearest pallet. He reaches into the brown maw, tearing it open… Continue reading Loading
The idea of a creative AI can be inherently terrifying. I recently sat down with a singer/songwriter to discuss just building a dataset to train a machine. Question one: ‘So you’re trying to replace musicians?’ Not quite. It’s hard to imagine that, in a world where machines understand and can generate music from scratch, people… Continue reading Creativity in AI
I drive with the windows down and we can hear the kids playing before we see them. I pass by the side of the school, the buildings flat and then tall, and the loose gravel crunches under the van’s tires. A whistle screams in the distance and I pull onto the sidewalk near the fields.… Continue reading The Spark
Content has become a widespread term used by everyone who's not really sure exactly what they're going to be asked to make next. It's pretty easy to find a lot of confidence in the vague umbrella of the term but, really, you can only make what you can make. Writing 50, 000 articles isn't suddenly… Continue reading 5 Ways To Avoid Saying ‘Content’ When You Mean Literally Anything Else