The Trackside Photographer

The Trackside Photographer is a website I recently discovered and have come to enjoy. The writing and photography remind me of David P. Morgan’s essays about railroading, in that they evoke an emotional picture of being at trackside. I was honored to have an...

Modeling For Introverts

If model railroading is supposed to be so much fun, I wasn’t having any. When I took up it again in the 1990s, I started filling my basement with multiple layouts that snaked along every available wall. I moved and removed the same partition wall at least three times....