Department of Geography and Environmental Studies/ Carleton University Ottawa/ Canada
"'Desire lines: ’ the paths we make ...Those lines of bare dirt we see across the park, or cutting off a corner. I like to think of those globally…as paths that reflect some of our desires. I always had that image in my head of an automatic map that traces lines with every movement. Some times in strange cities I try and figure out if the line of the now us crossing over an old line from another journey I have taken" (Tim Cresswell, Soil).