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impressions of downtown Nashville

I consider myself fortunate if I visit any city in the world today and come away with a special impression of the place. Something that tells me what the city is, what it was and hopefully what it might become.  387 more words

The Commons

A Climate Club?


Is a “Climate Club” a solution, 
and is a club a kind of commons?  

Following my own curiosity about why the commons matters to rising waters and climate change, I read… 357 more words

Climate Change

"Walking Makes the Road" and the Library

It can be easy for librarians to take space for granted. After all, there are many issues with which libraries must contend, but generally the physical building itself can be relied on. 1,351 more words

Wplongform

A Little Less 'Aspiration'

A little less ‘aspiration’, a lot more inspiration, please
This Blairite naval-gazing is just exasperating me
A little more left and a little less spin… 234 more words

Politics

What is the commons?

The commons is a social regime for managing a collectively-owned resource.

The commons is a resource plus a defined community and the protocols, values, and norms devised by the community to manage its resources.

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The Commons

The Tories rose to Con

The Tories rose to Con
upon invested tools,
the fear of fools,
division and collision
of the abstract
and the ‘radical’
and all-too-timid vision
of an idle opposition – 11 more words

Politics

Day 17: Your Personality on the Page – Blogging U – Writing 101

Today’s Prompt: We all have anxieties, worries, and fears. What are you scared of? Address one of your worst fears.

Today’s Twist: Write this post in a style distinct from your own. 589 more words

Just Me And Some Words