Tag: pennsylvania

May 26, 2007 / Video

More than 40 years since an underground fire began burning, the town of Centralia, Pennsylvania has all but disappeared. Leaving behind only grave yards, dead trees, empty plots of land from former houses, plumes of smoke from the fire below, and of course.. the few…

April 7, 2007 / Text

“After you’ve been there, send me an email, let me know what you think.” The words of Georgie Roland, one of the directors of the documentary about Centralia, Pennsylvania. I’m about to write that email, as a few days ago, my brother and I spent…

April 6, 2007 / Text

Until I can really can 5 minutes to myself… a picture will have to speak for me.

March 18, 2007 / Audio

When you first hear that a fire has been burning beneath a town since the 60’s, it is hard to imagine. It would be even harder to live in that town, to see things destroyed or simply disappear. But that is just what has happened…