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The Power of Having a Companion in an Urban Environment

Kevin Van Lierop

I have a dog. Her name is Gracie. I've included a photo of her.

Living in a city can be lonely at times, even with all of the hustle and bustle. With all the possibilities of being anonymous, when walking the streets of an urban space, sometimes we forget the need to have interactions with other people or other things.

When I explore my city I often bring Gracie with me. She's my companion, my counterpart. She's a flâneur like I am.

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