Tim Kiser's photos with the Walnut Street

Weirdness of Cincinnati, a good view of it.

Weirdness of Cincinnati, a good view of it.
You see what I'm saying when I say Cincinnati is weird, right?

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In downtown Cincinnati, Ohio, on December 22nd, 2012, a view from the southeast corner of Walnut Street and East Court Street.

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Library of Co…
Added on May  2, 2016

A carnival is installed downtown.

A carnival is installed downtown.
Unwadded white tarpaulins of dirt become "walls" of an outdoor "hallway" as workmen haul their amusements out into the streets.

Retarded by sandbarrels will falling-objects injuries be.

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In downtown Parsons, West Virginia, on May…
Added on November 24, 2015

I interviewed a carny and asked her to talk about what was happening here and she said "Well, we're gettin' all our balls hung up to get ready to give to the ringtossers."

I interviewed a carny and asked her to talk about what was happening here and she said "Well, we're gettin' all our balls hung up to get ready to give to the ringtossers."
"Ringtossers at bottles. The ones that get a ring around a bottle, we'll give a ball to," she clarified. "They have to pay if they want to toss the rings. It costs $5 for twelve tries."

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In downtown Parsons, West Virginia, on May…
Added on October  1, 2015

A bank's drivethru's outbound lane's eager acceptance of an application of paint onto itself.

A bank's drivethru's outbound lane's eager acceptance of an application of paint onto itself.
The surface looks like it literally wants the paint.

Get a load of old memories of "learn" and "suc" on the front of the top of the Overhead Structure. "Shadows cast by wreaths onto grilles," I said.

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In downtown Muncie, Indiana,…
Added on April 18, 2015

Next let's check in on the latest trends in the print cartridge refills industry.

Next let's check in on the latest trends in the print cartridge refills industry.
The strings of red lights are alright but I wouldn't have used the strings of white lights because who ever heard of white printer ink?

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In downtown Muncie, Indiana, on December 18th, 2011, on the east side of South Walnut Street,…
Added on June 26, 2015

"FOR LEASE" was way huger than Christmas for this Muncie Indiana storefront.

"FOR LEASE" was way huger than Christmas for this Muncie Indiana storefront.
I approved of the color scheme. Here were a small foil Christmas tree; 4 large candycanes; and 2 giftboxes.

"What kinds of awful people must live in Muncie Indiana!, that they need to be specifically told not to trespass and loiter," I said loudly as I w…
Added on March 11, 2015

"Hairy pole" scene of utility pole with plants.

"Hairy pole" scene of utility pole with plants.
An airborne beige-colored plastic grocery bag has flown into this mess and gotten caught; can you spot it.

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In downtown Morgantown, West Virginia, on December 26th, 2014, on the north side of Walnut Street (West Virginia Route 7)…
Added on February 18, 2015

Having a morning of ceramic insulators at the tops of utility poles in a city.

Having a morning of ceramic insulators at the tops of utility poles in a city.
Ascend in an elevator to the topmost level of a parking garage and have a look around: Do it on your next day off work.

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In downtown Morgantown, West Virginia, on December 26th, 2014, a view from the top level of a parking garage…
Added on August 17, 2015

Favorite one way sign.

Favorite one way sign.
See what has happened! I loved this.

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In Bay City, Michigan, on May 25th, 2013, on the west side of South Walnut Street, between East Midland Street and East John Street.

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Library of Congress classificatio…
Added on March 31, 2015

Yellowing catalpa on a hot day in October, with ventilations for a pink building.

Yellowing catalpa on a hot day in October, with ventilations for a pink building.
Don't confuse the base of that lightpole for the trunk of the catalpa tree, which is not shown.

A catalpa tree! As children we used their slender seedpods to make our own homemade "green beans" in our backyard.

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In Kansas City, M…
Added on February  9, 2015

The Michigan State Capitol!

The Michigan State Capitol!
I intend to jaywalk toward it, following beneath this wire that supports these traffic signals and this One Way square cuboid. I will pause to check the weight of the orange and white barricades.

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In downtown Lansing, Michigan, o…
Added on July  5, 2014

A wonderful distressed look.

A wonderful distressed look.
This door has been successfully subjected to Home & Garden Television's instructions for "How To Distress Furniture" and is ready to be installed as-is as the front door of somebody's suburban ranch house or split-level. Nice!

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In…
Added on August 11, 2014

Powerline shadows and aluminum awnings and wooden latticework.

Powerline shadows and aluminum awnings and wooden latticework.
The nonbasement on the backside of that latticework is Copperhead Country.

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In downtown Philippi, West Virginia, on July 17th, 2010, buildings on the north side of North Walnut Street, west of Court Street.

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Added on July 20, 2014

Hello from downtown Lansing!

Hello from downtown Lansing!
My gosh this ridiculous city, ha ha. I'm just standin out here in the middle of the street.

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In downtown Lansing, Michigan, on May 26th, 2013, steam from the Lansing Board of Water and Light at the northeast corner of South Waln…
Added on October 13, 2013

The good ol' B & A Electric Electronic building of downtown Terre Haute.

The good ol' B & A Electric Electronic building of downtown Terre Haute.
ELECTRIC: wires, generators, motors, batteries, switches, relays, resistors, transformers.

ELECTRONIC: vacuum tubes, transistors, diodes, integrated circuits.

Big B & A will get ya taken care of. Or would've gotten ya taken care of, I can't quite tell.…
Added on October 23, 2012

"Playful" trees idea for downtown Terre Haute streetscaping.

"Playful" trees idea for downtown Terre Haute streetscaping.
I could have forgiven myself for thinking for a minute that somehow I had ended up someplace in California!, but nope, this is Terre Haute.

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In downtown Terre Haute, Indiana, on August 30th, 2011, at the northeast corner of Walnut…
Added on September 22, 2012

Is this burning [groceries] an eternal flame!

Is this burning [groceries] an eternal flame!
A clever thought!, the people at Coldwell Banker suggested we leave the neon sign turned on in hopes that that might attract a buyer for the building.

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In downtown Terre Haute, Indiana, on August 30th, 2011, the former "Shahadey's…
Added on September 24, 2012

I like this planter and its contents and I hope the Bloomingtonian Indianans do too.

I like this planter and its contents and I hope the Bloomingtonian Indianans do too.
I figure some of the Bloomingtonians must like it, right?, because here it is on prominent view in the center of town. All very pruned!

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In downtown Bloomington, Indiana, on August 30th, 2011, at the southwest corner of North Wal…
Added on July  7, 2012