A simple wood structure, including a porch and screened double-doors and windows, that once served as a gas station near Chappell Hill, Texas. Abandoned, it is overgrown with grasses and vines in the fresh greens of springtime. Ironically, while the native landscaping is fresh and flourishing, the business definitely is not.
Warped wood siding adds to its charm. Several square windows and double doors, with brown screens and lime-green trim, contrast with the deep green of the flourishing vines. A weathered wood sign, half-hidden in the tall grass, indicates the gas station was once for sale. Sadly, it has seen better days.
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A lifelong love of writing, coupled now with photography and polishing images, continues to serve as my creative outlet in a less-hectic lifestyle called retirement. Each step in the process helps me appreciate the beauty and amazing details of Godís creation. Though I consider taking and editing pictures a hobby, it's my passion. That helps explain the nearly 700 images I've posted so far--three thousand taken on a one-week trip alone!
Photography, plus the research it entails, has become one more enjoyable journey in a blessed life. In 1969 I graduated as a Registered Dental Hygienist and cleaned teeth for more than a decade--mainly in Texas, where I still live. After my first feature article, for my professional journal, made...
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