Floating Fields

Rooftop gardens expanded ideas. We could do this in the U.S. if people would be willing to take the time, and if owners of apartment houses, abandoned factories, etc., were willing to allow such enterprise.


Floating Fields is based on the idea of creating a “place-based bio-social urbanism” that offers an alternative, organic lifestyle. It engages public space by creating an edible landscape and a polyculture ecology that once defined the landform of the Pearl River Delta.

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10 Upcoming Architects Every Reader Should Know

And here are the top ten architects to watch for. Their designs and creativity may even inspire someone else to become an architect. You won’t believe some of these designs. Anyone up for travel?


Architects design buildings and infrastructure that will define our cities for years to come. Their creativity, artistic drive, and commitment to innovation shapes the way we interact with the places we call home whether that be urban center or rural retreat.

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A Gaudí-Inspired Home on a Cliff Near The Mediterranean Sea

Some things are beyond words. Architectural art can create some of the most unusual and graceful habitats. This one makes me want to visit this place, although I imagine getting to it would be a challenge.


Architecture practice Gil Bartolomé designed a sinuous family home nestled into a cliff overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.

Featuring a wave-like metallic facade, the enormous structure appears to be inspired by the elaborate architecture of Gaudí.

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Interview with Christoph Fischer

Here’s a great interview with a dynamic, thorough, and talented historical novelist: Christoph Fischer.

Janna Yeshanova

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My dear friend across the pond and fellow independent author Christoph Fischer has stopped by today for a chat. This was interesting because a lot of his writing, like mine, features people struggling with real historical events in a time of crisis.

Christoph was born in Germany, near the Austrian border, as the son of a Sudeten-German father and a Bavarian mother. Not a full local in the eyes and ears of his peers he developed an ambiguous sense of belonging and home in Bavaria. He moved to Hamburg in pursuit of his studies and to lead a life of literary indulgence. After a few years he moved on to the UK where he now lives in a small town in West Wales.  He and his partner have three Labradoodles to complete their family.


What is your latest success, Christoph?

ludwika-book-concept-668-199x300My latest book “Ludwika” . It has just reached…

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Blasty: a free book anti-piracy tool that notifies users of copyright infringement

If you want to protect your work, here’s a new website that may help fight piracy and copyright infringement. Also, visit D.G. Kaye’s website.

Nicholas C. Rossis

Author D.G. Kaye | From the blog of Nicholas C. Rossis, author of science fiction, the Pearseus epic fantasy series and children's booksMy author friend, D.G. Kaye, mentioned a new site called Blasty . This is a new site still in beta. It’s created for writers and artists to enroll their books and anything copyrighted. It then keeps track of it and notifies you if any suspicious ‘BUY’ links are found on Google. When suspicious links are found, artists are then given the right to ‘blast‘ the link right off Google themselves!

You can find out more on D.G. Kaye’s blog.

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