The Rise and Fall of America

Echoes of a Rapidly Fading American Dream — 1945 to the Present Day

Erik Blair
11 min readApr 18

Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash

In the heart of a vast forest, centuries-old trees stand tall, guarding the secrets of their past within the intricate patterns of their rings. Just as these trees bear witness to the layers of history imprinted upon them by the years of forest fires, so too does America carry the weight of a complex…

Erik Blair

Writer, technologist, web dev, consultant, loves travel