Farming for Their Lives - Detroit’s urban growers are cultivating the land to pick up where they feel the city has let them down.
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Aesthetics of City Life in San Francisco, California, ---- From the PoV of DbV in Chinatown --> Inspired by Tim Buckley's 1967 song, "Morning Glory."
"I lit My purest candle close to my window
Hoping it would catch the eye of any vagabond
Who passed it by and I waited in my
"Morning Glory" 1967.
"Our cities are productive because they magnify humankind's greatest asset: our ability to learn from the people around us."
-- Edward Glaeser in the Financial Times, March 8th, 2011.
Some Cities have a spiritual pull, a tale to tell, a language, maps and legends told to others who may never go. I have never been to London, yet there is a London of the Mind.>=~8~=<>=~8~=<
A hovering chant sung as if discovered for the first time, my own Song of The City.>=~8~=<San Francisco bring a coat,it's cold outside at night,believe me.Full moon rise over Haight Street,it's bigger than I am.It's bigger than the sky.Hope The Mission takes me in.I'm painting with colors in alleys with Californians.DbV...Paul Richardson, 2007.>=~8~=<"Sometimes i feel like the city is my only friend.The city i live in, The City of Angels, lonely as i am together we cly."."RHCP '91The countryside represents supply.