Tag Archives: heart

Cities stuck in “The Middle”


Here’s my list of cities and towns whose name refers to being located in the center or middle. ¬†One of the intriguing things about many of these communities is the number of them that lack being in the middle of … Continue reading

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Places of the heart – touch which personifies place


To date, posts on panethos have discussed how sound, smell, and taste can personify places. At first¬†thought, touch might seem like the most difficult sense embody the personification of place. But, the more I thought about it, touch is actually … Continue reading

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