Once upon a butterfly

In the Main Library floating above the great hallway is…well a head. That’s what some folks call it anyway, as it is indeed head shaped. It does however have a proper name and with it a multitude of meaning. This lovely head-shaped cloud of butterflies, created by Boston artists Ralph Helmick and Stu Schechter, is…

Empty Mary Tree Shrine

On 700 South and 300 East in Wondersalt City there is a tree that was once decorated with flowers and pictures, and a lovely alter full of candles. Some angry Salt Laker gouged out the image of Mary more than 10 years ago and then another wandering soul called Iceman tried to burn away the…

Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep?

I dunno…you tell me. I don’t remember that topic getting broached Mr. Dick’s book while I was reading it (ahem, I mean listening to it on cd) during one of my miserable shifts at the office I was working at downtown. What I do remember is a tiny replicant spider…and kipple. Kipple is rather terrifying –…

“We adore chaos…”

…because we love to produce order.” – M.C. Escher We are betting that if your trying to figure things out around here you are probably just a bit confused…if not utterly confused. Perfectly understandable. It is rather, chaotic around here. But we are delighting in creating some order with this little…venture into the unknown. We…

You are here…but you’re not “here”…

…where you’d probably rather be. If you have to ask “Um, what’s there to do here?”, or ever thought “God, there’s nothing to do here” you are probably in Salt Lake. The capital city of the state of Utah. You’re probably confused, underwhelmed, or once again disappointed that you are stuck in this bite sized…

Discovery #2: Rules

Some rules can be bent, others broken. Remember that if you break something, you do so at your own peril.

Discovery #1: Doors & Keys

Welcome to the City of WonderSalt. I’m Alchemy Jones and let’s say this is my house. Chances are you are here after discovering a key. In this place, a key will open a door that is locked or a cabinet or drawer. Some keys open multiple locks, others just one. Feel free to try them…