time

Feeling It

Americans have a funny relationship with time. We don’t necessarily honor it—we manage it. We read countless books and attend …

Endangered Experiences

In October, a formidable woman with dark, wavy tresses and black square-framed glasses asked me and a roomful of then-strangers …

Changing Time

The passing of time—and my befuddlement with it—has increased each day since my return from Italy. There is no adequate way …

A Series of Hellos

As I explored my new/old world this week, words from my friend Tom, who commented on my last post, continued …

First Steps / Primi Passi

What makes a place memorable? A place may be architecturally beautiful, its urban design may promote connectivity and a sense …

Everything is Eventual

The sound of something that’s over is a train whistle in the distance—headed full force in a direction that you …

The Beginning (L’inizio)

My work is based on the belief that preserving these authentic layers of the past with the present is absolutely …