“Not In My Backyard…”

While most people would not dispute the necessity and importance of them, most people would passionately maintain that their community should not host them.


Discards Disconnect

“Aside from fleeting encounters – such as a glimpse of a collection truck trundling down a neighborhood street – many people have only a vague sense of where their discards go.” ~ Heather Rogers, in her novel “Gone Tomorrow: The Hidden Life of Garbage” (2006) Rodgers uses this quote as an introductory sentence of Chapter…

Allure of Autumn

The forests and mountains, with all their sounds, flora, and fauna, create a tranquil, soothing atmosphere.

Beetles don’t know best…

Yellow journalism embodies the triumphs of subjectivity over objectivity and disinformation over information.