Author: David

Destroying Information Is Art 

Over two years ago I posted the following entry on my now abandoned blogspot: The down-sampling (degrading) of a certain piece of information, let us say cropping a picture, decreases the overall amount of information, but can increase the amount of implicit information to an observer.  This conveyance of implicit information is known as art?…

Learning Organization and Planning as a Discovery Writer

While writing for various classes throughout my K-12 public education, I was always told by most teachers to create ‘an outline’. The cryptic advice was about as useful as saying “Just write well, okay.” In high school a few advanced placement teachers finally put forth outline strategies. Most of these strategies were so rudimentary they were useless.…