Sustainability is about ecology, economy and equity.- Ralph Bicknese

Urban vs. Rural Living

Urban-and-RuralYou’re walking amidst a sea of other people. Lights from the buildings above line the sky. All kinds of sounds are reaching your ears from every angle, each of them representing an action or movement of human life. You close your eyes. Now you are in the middle of a field, making your way towards a barn in the distance. On the other side of the trees to your right, you can hear the ocean, water rushing in and dissolving in the sand. Maybe a cow moos somewhere. Now snap back to wherever you are at the present moment. In which setting did you feel most alive? Both in different ways, perhaps? Continue reading