I love the song “Reflections of My Life” by Marmalade. It is definitely a must-have for any decent itunes collection. So what does this have to do with the city? Nothing, except that I’ve noticed some very cool reflections in our buildings, lately. I’ll save my favorite and start with the reflection of First Bank […]

"Someone Showed Me a Picture and I Just Laughed"

I’ve probably taken close to 1000 pictures in the month of June. Many of them were so terrible I deleted them. Some were good enough I included them in the posts. I didn’t have room for some others that I thought were really good – particularly of the Dirty Guv’nahs and Blues Traveler. Yet others are […]

Spring in the City

The Whittle Building and the Andrew Johnson Building Remember what it felt like in Knoxville before the pavement started melting? Remember when you could walk around downtown and not be forced to swim through the humid air? Before the daily drum-beat of air-quality alerts? That’s right, about two weeks ago! Spring is a great time […]

Where There are Dishwashers, Civilization Can’t be Far Behind

Boxes of Dishwashers on the Sidewalk in Front of the Daylight Building One of the obsessions with residents in the city is with what is happening at various spots along our daily treks. I’ll write about a number of buildings and businesses in upcoming blogs, but today I’ll focus on the Daylight Building, which is located […]