Saturday, March 1, 2014

Sense of Place

There is a place I like to go, a small town, a beach town, an island ... I've been going there since childhood.  And something about that place has gotten into my blood.

A town administrator said "the uniqueness of Conanicut Island. 'It’s so extraordinarily beautiful: the landscape, the seascape, the village, the sense of place. People are willing to come forward to preserve and protect that. I don’t think you will find many places where people have so much gratitude towards where they live.'”

It's a combination of factors: small village, beaches, rocky shores, lighthouse, farmland, quiet streets and even quieter neighborhoods. 

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