LRRD from four-foot-three.

LRRD from four-foot-three.

Adam and I review his footage of the day’s activities. Yesterday our Business Director, Meriam Lahlou, brought her ten-year-old son, Adam, to spend his first day of summer vacation in our office. He joined our creative team for the day and  made a video tour of...

Nathan and Christina Complete the Little River Team

Nathan and Christina Complete the Little River Team

Nathan teaching students at Carbondale New School with the Emriver Em2. Editor’s note:  This is the first of what I hope are many posts written by our new Creative Director, Alee Quick. A couple of students who’ve worked part time for LRRD transitioned to full...

Alison Quick joins LRRD.

Alison Quick joins LRRD.

Alee Quick recently joined LRRD as our Creative Director.  Last spring she graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with dual degrees in Spanish and Journalism.  Alee’s been a student of Spanish conversation, reading, and writing for 14 years.  She started...

LRRD appreciates Lily Hwang on her one-year anniversary.

LRRD appreciates Lily Hwang on her one-year anniversary.

My wife Kate met Lily as she was finishing her MS  in Forestry at SIU-Carbondale and told me “you need to talk to her, she’s amazing.” I did, and she is, and we hired her, and Lily Hwang has done amazing things for us. She’s a brilliant...

What to do with a dead canoe.

What to do with a dead canoe.

Our building is perfect for us, but the lot is ugly.   We’re still climbing out of a recession start up; I can’t justify money spent on aesthetics, but can’t stand to see another spring pass without doing so. Here you see a worn out Grumman canoe...