The Uphill Slide

There is always something.

10/05/2017
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Immortality

I meandered the roads in Allegheny Cemetery with the final destinationĀ Barb’s Corner Kitchen. All roads lead to Butler Street or Penn Avenue depending upon whether you’re headed up or down. I came upon veritable houses in theĀ Ford and Moorhead mausoleums. … Continue reading

06/23/2017
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Facelift

A man and I stood together watching a deconstruction. A toppling of homes. “That’s what I used to do,” he told me. “Tearing down or building up?” I asked. “Building,” he said. “You’ll have something to watch all day,” I … Continue reading

06/15/2017
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Secrets

Roses are red and pink and yellow and white and orange and striations and blends and metamorphic. There are secret gardens and parks and amazing places in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. Some people know. Lots of people are ignorant of … Continue reading