THE HOUSES IN TH­ESE PHO­TO­GRAPHS MAKE YOU UN­SURE

Pasatiempo - - RANDOM ACTS -

of when, pre­cisely, we are talk­ing about, or of where, ex­actly, we are. They tell us some­thing deep and sub­lim­i­nal. Ran­dom themes might be mar­riage, do­mes­tic­ity, Hansel, Gre­tel, Cin­derella, the sunny fu­ture, the ogre of dis­ap­point­ment and de­cay, the rise and fall of the mid­dle class. ... The houses make you feel half-cer­tain of some­thing you’ve en­coun­tered be­fore, some­thing both happy and sad, in a bed­time story or a Tun­nel of Love. It’s once upon a no-time, a no-place, a dreamy nowhere. — Jour­nal­ist Hank Stuever, from All You Can Lose Is Your Heart by KayLynn Deveney

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