Joel Rojo

Discoveries of a dabbling dilettante

"The New Ikea Bookbook" - this parody is so on point

I think unemployment is the great affliction of man. Even people with jobs are unemployed. In fact, most people with jobs are unemployed.

— Leonard Cohen

The frontier is everywhere

You know what music is? God’s little reminder that there’s something else besides us in this universe; harmonic connection between all living beings, every where, even the stars.

— Robin Williams, RIP

We have negated our professions’ potential for positive impact, and are using up our time and energy manufacturing demand for things that are redundant at best, destructive at worst.

First Things First Manifesto

Launch and learn. Everything is progress.

A record player that plays tree rings. Speechless.

The world is moving so fast that the man who says it can’t be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.

— Elbert Hubbard

Make mistakes of ambition and not mistakes of sloth.

— Niccolò Machiavelli

Understanding Music

Beautiful animation highlighting the wonders of sound

Todo Tranquilo

Rough video I put together of my summer trip in Nicaragua.

A very real video reminding us to put away the phone and enjoy the present

It is easy in the world to live after the world’s opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after your own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fixed. theme by Andrew McCarthy