Archives For Life in General

What does the gestation period of an elephant, and the word “melancholy” have in common?

A sort of heartache that only architects suffer.

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Architects and Pumpkins

Bob Borson —  October 29, 2015 — 23 Comments

Are Architects naturally predisposed to be good at designing and carving pumpkins?

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You’ve Got Mail

Bob Borson —  September 30, 2015 — 49 Comments

Whatever happened to calling someone on the telephone?

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Quite literally the worst thing I could think of is having a job and a life where one only began when the other one ended. I hope you enjoy what you do enough that you have trouble separating one from the other as well.

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What would I tell myself when I was a freshman in architecture school? Easy … I would start with tips on how to survive an architectural jury presentation.

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Honor Awards

Bob Borson —  August 21, 2015 — 40 Comments

I found out that I received a 2015 Texas Society of Architects Honor Award – which is a really big deal. But rather than focus on that, I’d like to focus on something that really matters …

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My Day in a Wheelchair

Bob Borson —  July 27, 2015 — 26 Comments

It should be noted that I am not disabled in any way … but I still spent the day in a wheelchair. What I learned from the experience had a profound experience on me.

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