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Most fields have their dreams. Finding my way.

The field of urban planning uses terms like wayfinding and desire lines. When I first heard of the latter, my thoughts traveled to 900 numbers. Maybe that’s why transportation planners now mostly refer to this phenomenon as a desire path. … Continue reading

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Heros then and now: Patriots Day 2013

The heros in my stories are my main characters. These heros aren’t necessarily seen as possessing great courage; They may not even be “good” in the classic sense of doing right. My heros keep moving forward by overcoming obstacles thrown at them. … Continue reading

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Flight log 1975

Me on a plane in 1975. On an Eastern Airliner on my way to Disney World from Boston. I am in awe that something so large can liftoff. I am old enough to be a little frightened but mostly I … Continue reading

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A Key Point

A few days ago I dug into my purse and realized the key I was looking for was one of maybe 10-15 floating around inside. There were house keys, car keys, p.o. box keys, new ones, old ones, modern plastic … Continue reading

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