Category Archives: Art and Architecture

July 4 Walk in Fair Oaks Park Continued = Save Our Park – Part 2

This is a reminder about the Washburn Fair Oaks Park Concept plans to place a parking ramp underneath the park and/or pave over a section of park at this nexus point of the park where you see the person strolling. Continue reading

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June Lake Harriet Rose Garden 2019 = Bees and Blooms

Arise early prepared to walk the paths of the Lake Harriet Rose Garden and you will be greeted by the gardeners. They are trimming the roses and disposing of Japanese beetles by hand. Here’s a glimpse of the photos I … Continue reading

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July 4th = A Walk in Washburn Fair Oaks Park Minneapolis – What I See: Part 1

Walk in Washburn Fair Oaks Park
I’d like to take you on a walk in a city park that offers shade and respite from the busy streets of the city. A park where some trees have grown since the nineteenth century which have weathered storms until today. Continue reading

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Washburn Fair Oaks Park = “Plans A & B Concepts” Maps, Emails and details

I wrote to the Minneapolis Parks Board officials last week regarding information and the plans for Washburn Fair Oaks Park in Minneapolis as part of a redesign that includes and underground parking garage. Continue reading

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The Contemplative Life – “The History of Bees” – Bee-consciousness

“The History of Bees” A Novel by Maja Lunde –
Maja Lunde is a Norwegian writer and originally wrote children’s books. How I came to read this book is a small story.
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