The Encyclopedia of Les Idées
Feel like a place.
I am “just a 70s baby, early 80s child …” [ Nightmares on Wax: 70s 80s ].
When fairy tales were still told by voices on crackling vinyl.
Tickle the feet of a sensation.
Trigger an impulse. Cause movement of something deep inside.
Element which opens space to explore (bird’s-eye view).
My heart is made of fur and feathers.
Back to the roots.
Perspectives on human nature, their cultural development and behaviour.
The precious vessel for our language, our voice, our thoughts, our identity, and our actions.
The cosiest place to write.
Feel something that has not been there before.
Relate to somebody or something (people, words, sounds, concepts, meanings).
The ability to sense the needs and emotions of a living creature.
The underlying fundament for change.
An appropriate expression.
Compatible with individual reality.
The distinctive shape.
The name that was given to me. Надежда / nadezhda (Russian) → Nadja (diminutive of Nadezhda) → Nadine (French).
The reason for everything.
An instrument everyone can play to reflect and spread their message.
The magic key to our inner and the external world.
“Nature is a language.” [Coil: Nature Is A Language]
The essence of something.
The sister of passion and patience.
My favourite sound comes from the Czech language. This tricky and mesmerising letter is included in many words, e.g. “moře” (sea) or “skořice” (cinnamon). Imagine the vibrating noise caused by the wings of a hummingbird (“kolibřík”) merging with the taste and texture of whipped cream.
Inhale a work of art or thoughts.
Travel in different worlds and minds.
Consult the broken mirror by rearranging its shards again and again to get the reflection of another face, an expression that is still unknown to me.
Explore spaces and gaps that arise between something.
Think ahead, rethink.
An anthropological option we can experiment with.
A natural constant.
A source for language.
An expression of hope and beauty. Shy, sad or happy smiles — I love them all.
Shimmering blanket muffling the loudness of the world.
The milky froth on a cappuccino.
Disassemble and recreate.
The cells of my organism.