El Tiradito

A post over on the Terrain.org blog

El Tiradito is the Outcast.

The National Register Information System (NRIS) is a database of over 84,000 historic buildings, districts, sites, structures and objects listed on, removed from, or pending listing in the National Register.

El Tiradito is the nation’s only shrine dedicated to a sinner. Details are scrubbed into dirt, hidden beneath layers of black soot and melted wax, emulsified into desert dust. Small scraps scatter, flutter, breathe.

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