• Roanoke VA

    I awoke to the sound of a railroad whistle. A sound I do not often hear. However in small towns across the mountainous Tennessee Valley that sound is very much present. With diner coffee and trolley cars, Roanoke is a valley from the past.

  • illustrations june-sept 2009

    During the summer of 2009 I began carrying around small blank notecards to make ink drawings. I ended up using many of them for a writing project www.cuppingatlanta.com that was published at roughly the same time. It was a great excercise and helped me slowdown and identify and capture a few fleeting moments.┬áThere are quite …

  • dwelltime

    Recently on www.twitter.com/barismo it was announced there will be a new coffee shop coming to a space in Cambridge, I went down to the proposed location and took a few photos of the space as is. It will be interesting to see the transformation, the building has great potential, and is in a very walkable …

  • barismo signage

    The new sign at 169 Mass Ave. in Arlington is up! It took a few weeks for everything to come together, mainly due to the spot where the sign is mounted, right over the exhaust pipes for the roasters. In order to avoid the hot pipes and occasional cloud of smoke I was squeezing in …