Abandoned

Empty house in afternoon light.

You don’t have to go to Detroit to find abandoned properties being reclaimed by the elements. I live in a prosperous section of DC; this house is a block away from Wisconsin Avenue, half a block from a big supermarket, and surrounded by wealth and seeming stability. Yet it has been empty and disintegrating for years.

Now the only things that dwell here are the wild things that come in from the cold and the late-afternoon light that bounces around, through, and off the remaining windows.


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