On the banks of the Hudson River near Catskill, NY sits the abandoned Universal Atlas Cement Plant. Shut down between 1976-77, Blake wanders among the smokestacks and echoes of days gone by, reflecting on the end of a relationship, telling the truth, and ultimately, the act of forgiving oneself.

(Note: For the best immersive experience, we strongly suggest you wear headphones 馃帶 for every episode of聽abandoned: The All-American Ruins Podcast.)