Re: Actual Examples
- Hallo Peter
Here is a challenge
How about we all contribute to a palace!
Then memorize it:
1 Front gate, with most excellent and admirable "Private: Bugger Off!"
wrought iron (locus) bars:)
2 Gravelly path through perfectly manicured lawn with sign (locus) on
side stating "I say! Please do try your awfully best to keep of the
3 Fountain: A rather sexy statue of Mmemosyne (locus) in a skimpy wet
toga-Tshirt, shimmering in the morning sunlight, sprinkling water all
over the bally shop.
4 Boot scraper. A large metal U-shaped block (locus) outside the
house, with an appropriate gutter, to allow you to scrape the crap of
negadividy from your soul before entering the bally house of fun.
5. Large door as an entrance. With a perfectly formed knocker
(locus), of course. Alternatively pull on the ringer and Barbara
Streisand tones will chime "Memories, like the corners of my.......
Keep in line please, any conflicting fives will just have to be
memorized like all the others. No pushing, plenty of GnT, steady on
and all that.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "peter" <markmime@...> wrote:
> In "The Memory Palace of Matteo Ricci" the author talks about the
> absence of actual descriptions of mental palaces- there's lots of
> theory and "how to" but no memory palaces. I find a similar situation
> on the internet- there are hardly any ready made resources. There's
> Amanda's Mnemonics page at http://www.netnaut.com/mnemonics.html
> which is pretty good, but it's basicly just anagrams, not memory
> palaces or full fledged systems.
> after spending over 2 hours searching on the internet, I did find one