I understand now that boundaries between noise and sound are conventions. All boundaries are conventions, waiting to be transcended. One may transcend any convention if only one can first conceive of doing so.
↳ “these forces that often remake time and space, that can shape and alter who we imagine ourselves to be, begin long before we are born and continue after we perish. our lives and our choices, like quantum trajectories, are understood moment to moment. at each point of intersection, each encounter suggests a new potential direction. ” - cloud atlas (2012)