The hum of the refrigerator. The steady drip of snow melting on the roof. The intermittent creak as sunlight warms the bones of the porch. The click of the thermostat on my space heater. No bleeping, dinging, or buzzing phones. No television or YouTube. No scanner, no pager, no IAmResponding alerts. No voices, no footsteps,Continue reading “Saturday”

2017-11-21 #NaBloPoMo

I’ve fallen down again on posting. I spent the last two evenings in the darkroom, clearing out a backlog of undeveloped film. This image is a first attempt developing with my SP-445. Shot almost a year ago on Kodak Tmax 100 in my Travelwide 90 4x5in camera. Developed in HC-110 dilution B.

2017-11-13 #NaBloPoMo

There are only a few places left in the world where railway motor cars perform their intended function. Sunday the Cotton Valley crew spent the day repairing storm damage along the line. Cars shown are Jesse’s MT19 and my newest addition, a 1950’s M9.