Tag: world-building

Urban decay and how HGTV can fix it

Grant , July 18th, 2019


I was reading Axios today and came across an article that describes the desperate conditions of some American neighborhoods. Working with data collected by Lincoln Institute of Land Policy,…


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The House by Laura Vermeulen

Laura Vermeulen , September 24th, 2018


The question of how Willem was coping, alone in the big house, had come to concern many of those surrounding him. Over the past couple of months, Willem…


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Folding time: walk-talking joint moments in the nursing home by Laura Vermeulen

Laura Vermeulen , September 17th, 2018


We knew each other from the drop-in centre. Aspects of our daily life concerns had been shared. ‘We’ were drop-in centre participants: the majority had been diagnosed with…


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10 questions for world builder Gerry Flahive

Grant , May 11th, 2018


10 Questions for Gerry Flahive Gerry Flahive is the creator of a fictional character, Bert Xanadu. And Bert Xanadu is man who was the Mayor of Toronto in…


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World Atlas: Story telling & world building made easier

Grant , June 2nd, 2016


“Everyone is talking about story telling, right? This is is what it looks like!” Sunday, we had the extended family over for Memorial Day festivities. I called the older…


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