Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. ... The chain reaction of evil—hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars—must be broken, or we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation.
-Martin Luther King Jr., Strength to Love
With the killing of Osama Bin Laden there were a lot of misattributed MLK quotes floating around. I thought this one was pretty much amazing.
I recently submitted a few photos about steam engines for publication for a new journal at IIT. They only printed my black and white stuff so I thought I'd post the color photos that were left out. This is one continuous strip of film I shot in a concrete plant in Mokena, IL during my winter break the first year of grad school. This is my brother working on a scotch marine boiler.