Our relationships and communities as an umbrella of people protecting us and helping us facing challenges together
Farming machines today comes in a new scale and with added artificial intelligence - Maybe even with new kind of needs?
Some believe that trees are not only able to communicate through their roots but also connect, think and feel like a giant natural, ancient Earth creature
Phew, I've finally managed to add my almost 10 years of posting ((350+ posts) under my "HikingArtist" name into my Frits Ahlefeldt site. So now I use: FritsAhlefeldt only.
A city that is both good for people and for the planet is a lot about walking, trees, city ecology and interesting ( and complicated) cityscapes - And very little about cars
What we focus on seems to me to define us more than we realize, no matter if we walk away from it or towards it.
There are more than a billion cars on our planet, and the number of vehicles keep growing even though cars look less and less like the answer to many of the both local and global challenges we face today
Habits are a bit like places... or maybe we can also see them as trails? Notes on habits, recovery and paths
One of the strongest lines of defense against rising sea levels and climate change can be coastal trails on dykes
Could we become less addicted to our phones by designing small beds to them, using the old association technique of mapping the need of letting people sleep, onto our phones, or is it just another gadget to fix a gadget?
We humans put a great pressure on Earth, if we had to carry all our stuff, our impact on the planet would most likely be much smaller
Umbrella vs boots - seeing what we lack The double envy paradox Text and illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt Often the grass can look greener on the other side, as we focus on what we lack instead of what we have. The good thing is that by talking together we can get the other side of... Continue Reading →
The walk of life is one of the most used metaphors in our language and in making sense of landscapes of understandings
Logbook 15 March - The worse and more extreme the weather becomes... The more people wants to stay in their cars
Thoughts on how we went from spear throwing warriors, over self-sheltering businessmen, to become the modern Selfie taking man
8. March, 2019 I wonder if a home is much more than a house and a place... Things like a relationship, a feeling, a time, a trail... and a story. A story we follow in all we do, both day and night.