we’re on a porch to nowhere

Posted on Jun 11, 2012 in architecture, Atlanta, buildings, landscape, urbanism | 3 Comments
we’re on a porch to nowhere

Something is wrong. I feel nervous. I am sweating. It’s hot in Atlanta and I am walking a couple dogs so it’s possible that my sweat is caused by the elevated temperature, but more likely it is caused by this: Question everything you know and once held sacred about porches! Shouldn’t there be a front ...

pretend vacation

Posted on Jun 13, 2011 in architecture, Atlanta, drawings, food, people, urbanism | 3 Comments

I like to pretend I am on vacation. This makes me feel rich, much richer than you — richer than you can ever hope to be, even if you were married to Richie Rich and Jim Davis combined and you shopped with gold pieces that you carried around in brown sacks marked with giant dollar ...