Things, ideas drift, are caught and held in the current, entangled in other things, nets, language, as words themselves are captured in things.
Thinking of vitreous floaters.
Or the Magic 8-Ball : controlled vocabulary tumbles into (or perhaps just out of) view.
Models of mind, eye, world.
More later on Magic 8-Ball patents, and their references linking back ultimately to Otis E. Dubois his Dice Box, US Patent No. 591,269 (1897).
1 June 2011
tags: drift; Holt Rd.; Magic 8-Ball; vitreous floaters