telephone poles

Posted on Dec 7, 2012 in Atlanta, landscape, urbanism | One Comment
telephone poles

There’s this thing that happens to telephone poles hanging out on busy street corners: first they get covered in flyers for bands and lost dogs and yard sales and advertisements for low cost flyer printing, then the flyers are quickly stripped away in a shocking and revealing act that causes casual passers-by to blush and ...

doppelgangers

Posted on Dec 23, 2010 in Atlanta, transportation | 2 Comments

I drive a 1997 Diesel Jetta. It is a fussy vehicle: it sounds like a popcorn maker, the locks often freeze, nothing is automatic, the hubcaps and trim are falling off; to get the car in gear requires a bit of magic and a forceful shove. I love it to pieces. There are not that ...