The modern alchemist

Ideas are like alchemy. You take what already exists and turn it into something new. The key is not to find new ideas, but to see the old ones in new ways. This is what modern alchemy (i.e. innovation, transformation, growth, change) is all about. It’s about taking the familiar and making it different, taking the ordinary and making it … Read More

Blending, breaking, and bending

In the English language, there are a few words that are often used interchangeably. For example, the words “blending,” “breaking,” and “bending” all have similar meanings. However, each word can also have its own specific connotation. For instance, the word “blending” is often used to describe the process of mixing two or more substances together. In contrast, the word “breaking” … Read More

The magician

Whether they’re performing on a stage or in front of a small group, magicians rely on their skills to captivate audiences. They use a variety of techniques, including sleight of hand, misdirection, and optical illusions, to create an effect that is both visually stunning and psychologically perplexing. Whatever methods they employ, the goal is always the same: to create an … Read More