The story in today's D&C re: downtown food trucks & carts inspired me to do a bit of research on the very popular food cart venues in Madison, WI, where I live now. In the process I came across a story that made me think immediately of the 19th Ward and how these could be used as a way of bringing neighbors together.
Food carts and trucks are a downtown tradition here in Madison, but they are also spread out everywhere around the city. Among many wonderful ideas, there…Continue
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Lake Monona (Madison is a city between two lakes, Wingra and Monona. This offers extensive shorelines all around the city.
These photos are taken in a neighborhood that is in the heart of the city.
Attended my first "open mic" event at a local coffee house, called Tuvalu, in magnificent "downtown" Verona, WI (downtown is about 4 blocks square & much of THAT is residential) last night. Read some of my poems - old stuff for Rochester crowds but totally fresh and new here.
Much of the event involved some pretty bad singers & guitar players, but this is "down home" open mic and everyone is supportive…Continue