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Do we lessen ourselves?

November 6, 2013 // 4 Comments

This question may move us beyond the context of the litter that lines our streets, roads and pathways. When we look at things from the larger environmental context, do we [...]

A guest submission!

July 3, 2013 // 1 Comment

Leave it to my friend Bob in Des Moines to be the first – and so far only – convert to physically pick something up off the sidewalk, photograph the debris and [...]

Chicago is a …

June 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

… a mess. Literally, it would be a bag of plastic – per block. My morning stroll to Caffe Streets on Division was depressing. Surely a city can care for itself [...]

Beating the rain…

June 7, 2013 // 0 Comments

Here is the #1 rule for anyone walking when rain is forecast: “The rain shall fall hardest when the walker is furthest from home.” That’s how it works, and [...]