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Tumbling Tiny: First Trip to Seattle

Seattle skyline By Wenkan Zhu from Chicago, IL, United States (Seattle Skyline) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

[box type=”shadow”]In which I visit Seattle for the first time in February of 2012, bond with some of my favorite tiny house heroes, and enjoy a simply superb weekend. These are the experiences and impressions that poured out…Continue Reading

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white marble lion statue with open snarling mouth

This is me, fighting depression. Just kidding, it's actually a picture I took of a lion statue in The Grand Bohemian Hotel in Asheville, North Carolina.

I’ve said more than once I don’t have any trouble writing, in fact if anything I write too many words. What I only say to a select few is… what I write usually (almost always) diverges from what I’m “supposed to” be working on.

Tiny House Activism and the Future of the Movement

Paprika Clark silhouetted against a rich orange sunset, stapling off underlayment on the roof of the Goldfinch tiny house of wheels. Photo of Paprika Clark by Dylan Pankow 2013.

Paprika Clark silhouetted against a rich orange sunset, stapling off underlayment on the roof of the Goldfinch tiny house of wheels.

A healthy economic system is driven by the same principles at work in a healthy ecosystem – diversity, adaptation, complex webs of interacting forces. The global financial crisis that showed itself in 2007 was rooted…Continue Reading