Photo: dinosaur footprints in Goseong, South Korea ©2006 287 is a lot of miles if you’re not going anywhere $21.60 tops the gas tank a liquid dinosaur in the gas tank a dinosaur exhausted an exhausted dinosaur going up in smoke abstracted from its own imprint below concrete surf punk imprints the pedal abstracted from […]

Ode to Ironwood Ridge

In the 1970s, Central New York skiers had a gem of a ski resort just fifteen miles from downtown Syracuse called Ironwood Ridge. This facility offered 500 vertical feet, five downhill trails ranging from intermediate to suicidal, night skiing, cross country, bunny slope, pro shop, a modest lodge and one 1800-foot T-bar. Alright savvy mathematicians, […]

Lake Erie Windmills

There are windmills on Lake Erie. Eight of them, drinking in the full force of wind that blows east down the length of the lake. It’s strange, because green energy was once the purvey of liberal enclaves like California and Scandinavia. Now windmills spin barely a mile from where the stacks of Bethlehem Steel once […]