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The Suburbs

Sorry for the delay! Trying to play catch up on all my school assignments. This is a poem that’s going to be workshopped on Monday. The class is so tough. 268 more words

Creative Writing

From bustling to school busses

The city life has unmatched sense of raw excitement, but what happens when that excitement gets tiring? What do you do when you get tired of constant city noise? 351 more words

The best show on TV right now is about living carless in the suburbs

The first scene of Atlanta, Donald Glover’s hilarious, magic realist new sitcom airing Tuesdays on FX, takes place in an unusual spot for a TV show: a parking lot. 930 more words


Coming Back to Earth

Saturday night, or I should say early Sunday morning, I awoke at 3:30 am and knew something had to be changed. I had gone to bed that night thinking about our boys and all of the things we weren’t doing, so that we could give them this city school experience.   747 more words


Walking and Suburbs and Kids – Oh My!

Three hundred and sixty four days a year I am a proud New Urbanist and apostle of the Strong Towns movement. I love talking about the value of mixed-use, traditional neighborhoods. 1,110 more words


Behind Orana Takeaway

My poem Behind Orana Takeaway has been included in The Disappearing, a project by Red Room Poetry that maps poems to locations in the suburbs of Sydney and beyond. 224 more words

New Poetry

Sightless Flight

Neither wind nor person

as the suburb emptied,

and cypress trees stood

still and quiet. Except

a violin practice stalled

and the soft melody of trilling… 12 more words