Monthly Archives: August 2010
Most instructional road signs are signs of failure; failure to forge a culture that stimulates empathy, and failure to design roads in a way that stimulates considerate conduct. Official fixation with control = official neglect of civilised solutions based on equality … Continue reading
On our way to Sunday lunch on 1 August, I was crossing Fore Street, Ilfracombe, by the acute-angled junction with the High Street. Suddenly, a Vauxhall Corsa appeared from around the blind corner, and stopped to let me go. My … Continue reading
“It is only the heart that can see clearly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” – St Exupéry. Instructional road signs are constantly in your face. Empathy is invisible.