July 24th, 2013

BOOKS – Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step At a Time

The very idea of a modern metropolis evokes visions of bustling sidewalks, vital mass transit, and a vibrant, pedestrian-friendly urban core.  But in the typical American city, including San Diego, the car is still king, and downtown is a place that’s easy to drive to but often not worth arriving at (fortunately and thankfully not


July 22nd, 2013

BOOKS – Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

At least one-third of the people you know are introverts.  They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking, reading to partying.  Though some of them may be innovative and creative, they tend to dislike self-promotion and favor working on their own rather than brainstorming in teams.

Susan Cain’s Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a