"Out an out an experience of a life time, to see passionate people talk. So, if viewing one TED talk is like a prayer, the whole event was like a RETREAT or PILGRIMAGE."
or so it seems...
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.