Train Passing through Silver Spring Train Station

Train stations are liminal places. They are the gap between standing still and moving at high speed. When there is a train passing through, you can reach out and touch it, even though you probably shouldn’t. Unlike airports, where planes are down a gangway…

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Train Tracks Running Through the Snow

It’s the middle of a summer heat wave on the east coast. So it’s time for a memory of a cooler time. When snow piled up. When we could only see the broad strokes of the world around us. In this case,…

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Train Platform and Light in the Evening

Train platforms are liminal spaces between people and machines. In this case, the train platform is next to a heavy freight line that MARC shares with the CSX railroad. You can be on the platform with a freight train rolling…

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