I am enjoying / BuildingGreen's Haiku Contest / Enter or Read Them
It's a statutory holiday north of the border, and I should be outside. Instead I am wasting it at BuildingGreen, writing haikus about " some aspect of sustainable design, architecture, construction, green rating systems, or building operations & maintenance." I am not very good at it, and tend to be a bit self-reverential, (see Another Paul Rudolph Might Bite The Dust: Orange County Government Center Under Threat and A Plague On Both Their Passive Houses: Confusion Reigns In Fight Over The Name And the Standard regarding the two haikus above)
Gently caressing the sky
Massive thermal bridge.
On the War in the Woods, a telling explanation of what happens when these disputes happen:
Can't decide between
FSC or SFI?
Just build out of rocks.
And, judging by the retweets, everybody's favorite:
No one ever asked
When they built the Taj Mahal
"What about payback?"