Abandoned Libraries

Few places are as chilling as abandoned libraries.

Despair, Inc. could certainly use them to demotivate writers.

Palace of Culture Library by Timm Suess


In East St. Louis, for example, 10,000 books were accidentally left behind when its library moved. These books sat in the empty building for four years.
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East St. Louis is not the only city with an abandoned library. Detroit also has a few ghost libraries: one, two and three.
Indiana and Virginia have a couple, too

And California:

Miller Avenue Abandoned Library by aaron.michels

The moral of the story?



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