SANDLOT: an empty lot in an urban setting


There’s something very romantic about hearing a professional baseball player tell us that his first experience with the sport was playing sandlot baseball in his youth.  It was a game that took some creativity on the part of those who wanted to play. A  sandlot is an abandoned tract of land in an urban setting […]

MIXED SIGNALS: confusing messages that contradict each other

mixed signals

As a person with almost no sense of direction, I have to depend heavily upon road signs.    So, when I come across signs that contradict each other I’m in serious trouble.  It happens more than you might think, and the complexity of the instructions can be as confusing as the ones I have chosen for […]