Vanishing Point

Sorrell, Martin
September 2011
Slightly Foxed;Fall2011, Issue 31, p44
The article presents the author's perception on two dramatic scenes in the photographs taken by New York photographer O. Winston Link. He cites the black-and-white Anywheresville, the real town of Northfork, West Virginia, which is the subject of the photographs of the last steam trains on the Norfolk & Western (NW) Railroad. He shares the story of the characters Colly and Ginny, who are waiting for a train known as The Creeper, in a short story set in hillbilly country not far from Northfork.


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