ARTICLES BY bretto
roadside

A Simple Stretch of Highway

Brett Ortler

09.07.17

“If Google Earth marked each death with a pin in real time, the world would seem to bloom with departure. On a day-to-day basis, the locations of most deaths go unmarked.” Brett Ortler investigates the tragedies that underly the roadside memorials that line our daily paths.

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(Not) Cutting It

Brett Ortler

02.06.17

Brett Ortler looks back on the detrimental mental and physical effects of his weight cutting practices as a high school wrestler and how they shaped who he’d become.