I had a meeting in the city recently and could not find a car park to save myself. I found myself circling the same block over and over, and over again.

Have you ever walked along a beach collecting shells? In my home, this is one of our favourite activities.

Allen Ginsberg’s Howl underscored the disenfranchisement of a group of avant-garde white urban Americans of late 1940’s post war United States, a group that became known as the Beat Generation.