There seems to be a breakdown in the cycle here. People are generating too much trash and the city isn't picking it up often enough. If the city were to increase their collection cadence, people would generate even more rubbish. Two lessons here: 1) Nature abhors a vacuum, and 2) You can't win.
Snowstorms. Pandemics. These are supposed make you stay home and not go out. But not everone has that luxury; they have jobs to get to and they may not have a car with which to do so. A short story in 4 frames. What a slog.Made it! Someone's already there... I guess the bus hasn't … Continue reading The bus stop
This place has been an "opportunity" for almost 5 years now... https://www.flickr.com/photos/emrold/50811063368/in/album-72157717688675198/ My 100 x project, from the beginning Click the arrows while hovering over the photo to scroll through the entire project thus far, or click through to the entire album on Flickr. https://www.flickr.com/photos/emrold/albums/72157717688675198
In the woods just off the Ottawa River in Orleans (just under 2km from home, as the crow flies) some anonymous souls take to ornamenting the trees every winter with a few balls and baubles here and there. It's not much, but it's a nice gesture and adds some much-needed colour to an otherwise bleak … Continue reading Random acts of ornamenting
Ferris Bueller’s Day off al fresco, at Tim’s place down the street. BYOB: Bring Your Own Beer BYOC: Bring Your Own Chair Perfect!