Robbed In The City: How Cars Are Worse Than Guns

It's not an accident that we were robbed on the darkest part of the sidewalk where the fewest pedestrians pass. Designing cities and buildings for walkability and keeping an awareness of those who travel without cars is not just a public health issue, it's a safety issue, too. I just wish that people could understand this without experiencing the panic of a gun being pointed in their direction.

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190: Post-Occupancy Analysis – Montreal

I've been on North American soil for exactly a month today. After leaving my home of one year in Madrid, I haven't stopped traveling for more than a few days, bouncing between Connecticut, Washington DC, New York City, Ithaca, Philadelphia, Ottawa, and finally Montreal. This last stop has really charmed me and now that I've... Continue Reading →

My friend Weaver over at neptuneandtheoak has just posted the interview we’ve been working on for a month! I’m humbled to have been featured on her blog. Stop by her blog and check out more posts on astrology and sustainable spiritual living as well!

Neptune and the Oak

i am pleased to bring you an interview with the architect, Veronica J. Anderson. She shares with us a journey of seeking answers to Life’s basic meanings and purposes: a quest involving the confrontation of pain and disappointment, the will to stay the course of knowing herself intimately through her experiences and the joy of making Biomimicry Design a life-sustaining reality for 21st century cities.

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Establishing Foundation

It’s clear from a visit to your wordpress site that you have a strong spiritual centre from which you live. Could you share the basic evolution of your beliefs/creed? As a child, I was raised Episcopalian and church every Sunday was an obligation. I grew up thoroughly enjoying the parts of that experience that revolved around making connections with other people: singing in the choir, meeting friends during Sunday School and growing up with older role models which my small family didn’t provide me…

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