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I’ve been here many times, but never knew it was called The Village Inn. I just knew it was where we went for the Friday night fish fry in Allen, Nebraska. Allen, Nebraska, USA.
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Near Clinton, Nebraska, USA.
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An Oldie: My First Texture
This is the first image I made when I discovered the world of textures and layers. I was hooked. Near Merriman, Nebraska, USA.
Posted in Photography Tagged Nebraska, old car, texture 12 Comments
Farm House Windows
Some of the windows in the old family farm house which no longer exists. Wayne, Nebraska, USA.
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Herd of Red Cars
Somewhere in Nebraska there is a free-roaming herd of red cars.
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Four Seasons Sculpture
Part of Carhenge, near Alliance, Nebraska, USA.
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Cody Nebraska Grain Elevator
Here’s a textured version of a photo I took last year in Cody, Nebraska. I think the alterations improved it. This is the original. I love old buildings, especially these rusty ones.
Posted in Photography Tagged cody, grain elevator, Nebraska, photography, rural, texture 2 Comments
Barn On Its Way Out
I think this small ‘barn’ was in western Nebraska. Gravity has not yet won this struggle. Linked to Barn Charm.
Posted in Photography Tagged barn, barn charm, farm, Nebraska, rural, tilting 13 Comments
The two windows look like beady little eyes to me and it gives the barn a personality. Here there was no question that the barn has a face. Check out the other entries on Barn Charm.
Posted in Photography Tagged barn, barn charm, farm, minnesota, Nebraska, rural 12 Comments
The Horse Barn
I like the old barns the best, the ones on their last legs, returning to the earth. And yet this one saddens me. It was the horse barn on my grandparents’ farm in Nebraska. When I was a child (over … Continue reading
Posted in Family Stories, Photography Tagged abandoned, barn, barn charm, farm, Nebraska, rural 19 Comments
One of my favorite photography subjects over the years has been abandoned houses. Hiking in the desert we might come across old adobe walls. In the middle of cultivated fields in Nebraska there will be gray wood skeletons of big … Continue reading
Posted in Family Stories, Photography Tagged abandoned house, adobe, farm, Nebraska, old house, ruins, rural 28 Comments
Same View : Different Eyes
I’ve done writing workshops where everyone is given the same prompt, say ‘pearl necklace’ and asked to write about it. There will be as many different takes on it as there are writers – some will write memoir, some humor, … Continue reading
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Travel v. Blog
Well, I did not do well on writing for the blog while I was traveling. Partly it was the camera and computer refusing to communicate and me not being able to translate for them. Although at home, they do quite … Continue reading
Posted in Photography Tagged back roads, Colorado, Nebraska, photography, travel 1 Comment
Grandma’s Raspberry Sherbet
It’s a summer evening in northeast Nebraska, hot, humid. The afternoon thunder storm dumped rain on the farms two miles west of here, but my grandparents’ farm got only the humidity. After supper, we move to the screen porch. Grandma … Continue reading
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Asparagus Bouquet for George
Uncle George hunted deer, fished for trout, and foraged for asparagus. Western Nebraska was the place for deer; the Missouri River was the place for fish. And secret patches along the roads of Wayne, Nebraska were the spots for wild … Continue reading
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Bittersweet Road Trip
Uncle George, the last of his generation in my family died recently and I’m going back for his burial. It feels as if this might be my last trip to Nebraska – there’s no family there any more. It’s been … Continue reading
Posted in Family Stories, Photography Tagged burial, da chen, eliot pattison, George, Nebraska, road trip, Sand Hills, shadow 1 Comment