From New Photos and Recent Additions
From All My Images of Texas
Colorful depiction of the Texas Lone Star flag in a mural on a building in Terrell, Texas, east of Dallas.
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From Iconographic Texas
A wall colorfully painted with the likeness of the Texas flag, complete with a 3-D star, in the little town of Asherton in Dimmit County, Texas.
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Metal side of a barn, decorated with a painting of the Flag of Texas, near Fort Davis in Jeff Davis County, Texas.
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Now-incomplete depiction of a Texas flag on a building in Van Horn, Texas.
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Any Way the Wind Blows
These large live oaks bend this way because of the persistent winds off the Gulf of Mexico, which is about 200 yards away. Goose Island
This tombstone is for a child who was born and died on the same day in April, 1891. The inscription reads "Our little boy sleeps sweetly here." I can only imagine the sadness with which this was placed.
It Doesn't Look Too Tasty
It may just be me, but I don't believe this metal chicken would be too tasty. Now if they placed a chicken coop with LIVE chickens up there, that would be another thing altogether. Holland
When you read of flowers "rioting," this is what they're describing. Bend
Always Born in Groups of Four
Armadillos are always born in litters of four. These must be brothers and sisters. Rockne
Who I Want to go Home With
Comments: ... good country music from Amarillo and Abilene ... Oh, and I realize that, correctly, it should be "With whom I want to go home," but that doesn't work with the Gary P. Nunn lyrics. :)Location: Rockne
The Texas Star Hibiscus has got to be one of the most beautiful native flowers, in my estimation.Bellville
From When I Dream of Texas
This long, lean Longhorn is much more representative of the way the breed looked traditionally than the huge, thick ones typically seen today.
Comments: The Green Door is a locally-famous watering hole.
Location: Greenvine, Texas
Title: Humbly Yours
Among all of the old, bombed-out gas stations that I see, the Humble Oil ones are my favorites. I love their distinctive design.
Title: The Handwriting of Appetite and of Passion
Comments: I know it was just a "Call of the Wild" moment, but he never should have left with that girl.
From Eating, Drinking, and Dancing
Lonely Days, Dreaming of a Song
It looks to me like the old Rialto Theater in Kenedy will soon bite the dust.