Before WordPress adds a new Photo Challenge, I wanted to post for this challenge. This will serve in lieu of my normal Photo Friday post.
I shot this while heading towards Chase Field near the light rail tracks on a cloudy spring morning. Despite the urban setting, it is a bit strange that there are no people in the vicinity. In many ways, this signifies a failed attempt at creating an “urban” atmosphere. Phoenix has always struggled with its identity. It has fought heavily to be in the major leagues of big cities, yet it never quite seems to deliver. Depending on what you think of big cities, this could be a pro or a con.