...sounds more like the name of an awesome indie band's terrible concept album than an article about me.
He professes a special respect for people he calls “makers” or “builders,” those independent souls he believes lie at the heart of a city’s ability to have a creative and small business culture worth talking about.
Well said. Thanks for making some sort of sense of my lunch-hour ranting, Todd.
I'm usually terribly grumpy and squirmy about people spending their time and energy to talk to me, make a story out of my ramblings, and publish it in a place that could be used to talk about so many other things. I try to remember it's not my place to decide if the things I say and do are interesting or "newsworthy", and just focus on being appreciative that anyone is willing to listen in the first place.