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From the Feynman book. I have the idea of concentrating on ids for physics terms for a while. Here is an initial attempt. Thanks to the formula for force of gravity, I came up with an improvement for my id … Continue reading
Scan0053 as usual, explanatory notes provided upon request
Scan0052 I delight in improving my understanding of simple structural words via ideograms. To make a satisfying ideogram, you have to come to a clear graphic understanding, which is ordinarily better than the vague and inexplicit understanding you had before.
many id ideas to be sifted through and sorted–time for a new edition! Scan0048
See how compact the ids are compared to ordinary writing? I much prefer to write with them. When I write “long hand” (stupid hand, slow hand) I feel like I am wasting time and my brain is numb in comparison, … Continue reading
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Scan0038 Someone asked once if I could make ideograms for abstract terms. “Postulate” is a good example.
Most every day I write a page of ids–sometimes transcription, sometimes creative blather. I like the id I came up with for “blather”, a sonid (similar sound id) using “lather”. Early on in this project I resolved that I would … Continue reading
“Tame” is a typical kanji, typical in being overly complex, a jumble of lines that mean absolutely nothing to the users, drilled into their brains at great wasted expense of time and effort, unrelated to characters of similar meaning (semantically … Continue reading