A barber shop patron describes the rhythms and routines of small town living.
Even a DUI arrest is an amiable encounter in Sydney, Ohio.
While community opposition to the mine grows, friends still argue over what's best.
Beverly May worries that no one will speak up to mining interests at a public hearing.
While voices opposed to the mining prevail, Terry Ratliff describes the victory as bittersweet.
“People were definitely considering the existential implications of the job.”
“That’s kind of where the evening can turn good or bad a lot of the time.”
“I bought the car. How could there not be a place to park it? Surely, it comes with a parking space.”
“Five minutes before he died I held his hand and requested him to come back as a reincarnation.”
“We must find his unmistaken reincarnation, someone who will continue his kind deeds.”
A monk searches in the deep, rural valleys of Tibet for the reincarnation of Geshe-La.
“We were never invited to the table. We have a right to be part of the community-driven process.”
“Why did you put this ... where people don’t speak the language, so you think they can’t protest?”
“Go get all of ... the food and we will cook it together and eat as a community.”
“Origami is a metamorphic art form; You don’t add to it [or] take away from it, you change it.”
Not all origami must be representative. There can be beauty in a single crease.
“When you put a crease in a piece of paper, you’re essentially changing the memory of that piece.”
"All of the dogs and cats you see here are the family member that hasn’t been found yet."
"That dog meant so much to us until it’s ridiculous."
"After Bealice died, it was Bandit and me in this big house."
The Parish prepares for Christmas midnight Mass.
The racial divide in Lawrence extends even to the homeless.
Sometimes racial tension boils over into violence.
"I felt just stupid because I couldn’t just sit there pretending I could do things all by myself...."
"Maybe there’s something out there that God don’t want him to see, or wants him to see with his heart."
"I went in and I had my last surgery. I went to sleep with sight, and I woke up and it was like I couldn’t see."
Apple's Jonathan Ive gets obsessive about design.
"You can now buy into good design and good taste."
"Why do we feel we need to keep revisiting the archetype over and over again?"
A teacher demonstrates sleight of hand.