More Livable Space: Bump-out Add On


FINDING NEW SPACES IN YOUR HOME By Marcia Lyon reating spaces in your home means either ‘stealing’ or ‘adding’. Frequently we have enough space but it is poorly allocated. Adding space is typically the first and only approach for more … Read More

adminMore Livable Space: Bump-out Add On

Amsterdam: A City That’s Well Ahead of the Curve


“So, where exactly in Europe?” “Starting in London, then Amsterdam, and on to Par-“ Screech! “Amsterdam? Wink, nudge and snicker.” AMSTERDAM: EMBRACING METAMODERNISM By Chrispin Fresche Photography by Brighton Sharpe o, let’s start with the 800 lb. gorilla quietly smoking … Read More

adminAmsterdam: A City That’s Well Ahead of the Curve

Dystopian Naivety of Metamodern Culture


“After fifty years of waiting for “Peace Through Understanding” and all the casual innuendos about WWIII and what we’ll be doing when it comes, we are so far removed from it all, we’ve barely started to realize that the standard … Read More

adminDystopian Naivety of Metamodern Culture

Martial Arts: A Well Rounded Workout


“I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.” – Bruce Lee THE MARTIAL ARTS ARE A SOLID CHOICE FOR PHYSICAL FITNESS By Donald Kim here … Read More

adminMartial Arts: A Well Rounded Workout

Bernays Thought, Therefore I Am


“In almost every act of our daily lives…we are dominated by the relatively small number of persons…who understand the mental processes and social patterns of the masses. It is they who pull the wires which control the public mind.” By … Read More

adminBernays Thought, Therefore I Am

Fight or Flight: Juxtaposition of Style


“Okay, I say this is as a Kurd. I love it and I am not offended and I can assure you no Kurdish fighters I have come across have been offended by this; they are more… so flattered.” – thediaryofajournalist … Read More

adminFight or Flight: Juxtaposition of Style

Sunroom Addition


“Sun orientation presents challenges as well. There is such a thing as too much sun, creating a cooling problem that is difficult to overcome.” CREATING SPACES By Marcia Lyon eeing a bright, open and airy sunroom in a magazine or … Read More

adminSunroom Addition