between a lock and a hard place

Urban spaces have shady places. Street smarts are key, but sometimes circumstances still conspire to place you in uncomfortable situations. That might even mean actual peril. It’s important to be able to look after yourself, as there is little opportunity for backup when it comes to finding yourself in a bad location.

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city con carnage

This city is a complete shit-show when it comes to boarding. You’d think, since this state is ground zero for electric planks, that the streets here would be a bit more friendly towards them. Hell, this is one of the only urban centers on this backward little planet where you can legally ride in the road…

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ultimate freedom – ultimate flow

Life on the street has a certain… intensity. A base-level danger combines with urban crowding to make total situational awareness a must for survival. Hostility lies in all quadrants. Lurking. Menacing. In order to flow through the biomass, one must navigate an ever-changing landscape of moving threats in plastic and steel.

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dx001_sorry if you thought i was dead

hey bubz. i just got popped by the feds again. this time for trespassing in a “highly-restricted area.” i don’t know why the damn area is still restricted anyway. i let my guard down because it’s disused and decomm’d mil infrastructure. all rusting steel and crumbing cement. not seen active use in literally decades.

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cracking skulls

Gear choices are intensely personal things. These choices define how people see you (and sometimes judge you). Skating style, location, individual fashion sense, background and skill level all directly feed into the equation of which piece of gear one might choose and why.

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