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The Sketch of Sam Monroe

The Green Cathedral The whole place had a bizarre sort of sentience. We filed down a path lined with gnarled roots and dense vegetation. The smell of damp earth pervaded humid air. Fireflies lent mystic luminescence to the primeval scene. Every now and then…

57 Outrageous Things

I’m writing and researching the topic of the axis resource known as water. As I am doing so I’m rather surprised by the tawdry level of coverage that it has gotten over the years. Especially when you compare it to other environmental issues like…

Longterm Projects Are Good For You

It has been three years now since I launched myself on my Water Project.While it is far from complete due to the myriad duties and distractions of life I have been able to accomplish much.I read about three full length nonfiction books, took detailed…

The Archivist

British Columbia His hand slipped over the paper again. It was practiced. It was familiar there was a sort of hum to it. A hum like the server fan in the corner of a chilly little B.C. Apartment. Dirk Vidette sat on his best…

Nine Strategies For Honest and Effective Communication

  Strategies For Honest and Effective Communication Adrenaline Control (Even if you have a thought or an idea to share and want to really point it out because its gonna stick it to the ‘enemy’ and prove your case. Hold on. It won’t slip…

It Moves You Know – Book Teaser

Introduction A Little Back Story How does one begin to care about water?  Water being something that is generally only thought about when one is thirsty or needs a wash. It is something that falls from the sky. So how does one begin to…

The Utility of Music

Music doesn’t feed me. It doesn’t put a roof over my head. Music doesn’t listen to me. Music consumes a large part of my time. Why on earth do I bother with something so seemingly lacking in utility? Whether one is playing music or…

The Ultimate Resource

  Water is the ultimate resource. It is essential for survival and underlies every human endeavor. If you live in a hydrologically blessed area like the southeastern United States you may be curious as to why anybody would worry about water. Most people in…

Technology and Culture

Technology and Culture People have not caught up to the technology they use. The technology is using them. The sheer amount of information to be processed coupled with all the avenues it comes from is a ball and chain. This is not the statement…