There are many ways to escape St. Louis--roads, rail, air and river. But if you've wronged us, architect-sleuth Patrick MacKenna will find you and bring you back!
Relive the heroic 1940s
Return with me to a time when we all pulled together to fight a common enemy. Ordinary people left their daily jobs to train for mortal combat, while families coped at home--managing the households,paying the bills and waiting in dread for news of the next island invasion.
Chinese Lantern Festival, Missouri Botanical Garden, 2013
Maybe we can placate evil spirits by flattering them, but maybe not. Look out!
Veiled Prophet Parade in Forest Park, 2014
Jump on the Magical Express to discover urban mysteries beneath your very feet, a heartfelt biography of an earlier time and stories of of memorable characters we have all known.
Adventure, mystery and history are waiting for you. Take a spin!
Explore the mysteries buried in the hidden infrastructure with architect-sleuth Patrick MacKenna; the hopes and fears of an earlier time during World War II, and stories of memorable characters.
How could these well-intentioned goals lead to murder? If you’ve tried to get a zoning change lately, you may know what I mean. Early in my design career, zoning hearings used to be routine procedures, in which a board offered minor regulatory …
Peter Welcome to “the green grapevine.” web log that is part of our new look for 2009. I figure with half a million people blogging around the world, perhaps one more can sneak in without doing too much additional harm. I haven’t …