Month July 2008

The Analogy

The metaphor or analogy is an important means of communication, especially the difficult concepts. For me, in my role as an architect, hard-to-grasp concepts, and explaining them, are a part of my job.

Life in England

A friend sent me the following about life in England. 1) Commenting on a complaint from a Mr. Arthur Purdey about a large gas bill, a spokesman for North West Gas said, ‘We agree it was rather high for the…


In the last few months I’ve noticed more Spanish being spoken. This suggests to me that the northern boundary of the migratory path of these peoples has drifted north and has now reached Toronto. Another sign of global warming.