gears grinding and the prick of a needle compose a tactile symphony that drowns out the infamous ping of Apple products

products whose rings and dings cannot be recalled but are recognized by the subconscious. why does the chirp of a cardinal not pull us away from the devices while our devices easily drown out the song of our red-hooded constant companion?

a bird cannot escape the sexy skylights at an airport, but what really drives the unbridled ire of the traveler is the email that cannot escape his or her outbox.

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