Tags » Brickwork

Recycling History

brick paths
crisscrossed
rebellious
town greens
of colonial
commons

brick courses
raised up
insolent
chimneys
of colonial
cottages

earthen clay
fired in kilns
of cabal… 48 more words

POETRY

Lorain, Ohio 2

June 12, 2015

Here is a building I was able to get close to, right on 28th Street, in front of the newer steel mills. I wonder how old it is and what its original use was. 95 more words

Photography

Bicycle diaries, Italy. My free guide to Siena.

Without any Italian language and a picture of Italian history that is as complete and unified as falling Autumn leaves, I venture out for a day in Siena. 199 more words

Travel

Roof preparation and an inspection.

Between rain, public holidays galore and short brickies the estimated 3 weeks to complete our second storey of bricks turned into 7.   Just kidding about the brickies, but we do have a few high sections of brickwork at the front of our house, which meant that an extra lift of scaffolding was required to access the work.   546 more words

The Building Process