Conversation Pieces

Criticism, Perspective, Expression and Radical Thought


People, Places & Organizations
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Jenny Gottstein: Go Girl

Have you ever been to one of those old school team building camps or had to do awkward trust falls in the middle of…


Amber Carvaly: Death Consultant

The Death Industry in America is like any other industry. It is corporatized and driven by profit. This is not to say the the…


Art, Philosophy, Music, Video, And Poetry
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CRUSH by Miguel Cabral Feraso

CRUSH: noun (informal) – an intense but usually short-lived infatuation. Story, music and animation by Miguel Feraso Cabral 2015


Whether or not you are celebrating Valentine’s Day with BAE or alone with a pint of Ben & Jerry’s we’ve got you back on…


4 Steps To Cure “Writer’s” Block

Whether you are a painter or a designer, or an actual writer there will come a time when you will be creatively constipated. You’ll…


Ideology, Social Change, and Entrepreneurship
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Two Bit Circus: Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead

Chances are the image you hold in your head of a robotics engineer falls somewhere between a pseudo-nerdy looking guy tinkering around with diagrams and…


CicLAvia – South Los Angeles

On December 7th, the CicLAvia organization took to the streets of South Los Angeles. Bringing riders the enjoyment of visiting the history area of…

From the Editor

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Fun: Imagination, Whimsicality, and Games

Einstein has been reported as saying “Imagination is more important than intelligence. For knowledge is limited to all we know  and understand, while imagination…