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the dream of release

Holmesburg Prison, Philadelphia PA | Abandoned America
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Photograph taken in Holmesburg Prison, Philadelphia PA, by Matthew Christopher of Abandoned America. 2012

If you'd like to learn more about this location, it is a featured chapter in the new Abandoned America book Abandoned America: The Age of Consequences is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and many other online booksellers across the globe.


autopsy theater
out of time
the way of the future
demolition by neglect
when the show finally started
the long road home
raison d'etre
nothing ever dies
a certain kind of emptiness
the way it all works out
that which is real within
beside you in time
the great and secret show
so cheap