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  • Function instead of form?

    I love books. I absolutely love railway books, whether they’re photo journals, historical surveys, layout design or operation oriented. In particular, I love a blend of photographic inspiration and well written historical commentary, even just extended photo captions. These are… Read More ›

  • weather a flat car

    A week ago Friday was the first proper storm to blow through town and then last Friday, a repeat because, well, winter in the Maritimes. Starting as wind and rain the temperature would drop to a ridiculously low measure. Tea… Read More ›

  • My latest Victoria

    As the Prince Edward Island Railway matured new lines were named as “branch railways”. The connection to Elmira was the Elmira Branch Railway and the proposed, but never built, line to Victoria would be promoted in the pages of The… Read More ›

  • trust in the plan

    I was thinking about how much trust is involved when we’re working on things. That there are moments where we need to trust in the process and that what we face is a part of a larger plan. In a… Read More ›