The bell tolls for this little building.

Objects in Space Must Always Exist on Some Level

The forces governing where and how we live are immense.

More than a decade ago, my then-girlfriend (now my wife) moved into a lofty apartment with two roommates in Long Island City, a post-industrial neighborhood on New York City’s East River. The apartment was 1,500 square feet, and her room occupied maybe a quarter of that. The roof drooled…

--

--

--

Writer, editor, author of 'Maxine Unleashes Doomsday' and 'Boise Longpig Hunting Club.'

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Feeling Great About Development In Your City?

3 Arguments People Make To Disparage The Development Next Door

The future of stormwater management runs through Kansas City

Did We Forget Affordability?

Introducing PMX 15: Our model for a mid-rise timber building

A rendering of a 15-story mass timber building model by Sidewalk Labs.

Los Angeles Vs. Nature

Medellín: Building Escalators Where They Are Really Necessary

My Favorite Street Is Closed To Cars. But Not To People.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Nick Kolakowski

Nick Kolakowski

Writer, editor, author of 'Maxine Unleashes Doomsday' and 'Boise Longpig Hunting Club.'

More from Medium

Go out from the System

The Insulin Crisis: Soaring Prices and their Consequences

Ben Affleck opens up about Jennifer Garner and ‘horrible’ lies about divorce

Ben Affleck opens up about Jennifer Garner and 'horrible' lies about divorce

Jeddah’s Corniche Circuit Set To Challenge Formula One Drivers