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Angelina County Courthouse

Lufkin, TX – Angelina County Courthouse.

Angelina County Courthouse, Angelina, TX

Angelina County Courthouse, Angelina, TX

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Nacogdoches County Courthouse

Nacogdoches, TX – Nacogdoches County Courthouse.

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Augusta, Texas

At the time of my return home to North Texas I veered to the west toward Houston County to see the area where the Edens-Madden Massacre took place, one of several significant events which occurred during the uprising in 1838 known as the “Cordova Rebellion”.   809 more words


Larissa, Texas

From my driveway to “X-marks-the-spot” in East Texas is roughly a five hour drive.  It takes me seven  hours or more because there is plenty to see along  US 69.   711 more words


Fall in the sub tropics

Houston is in the sub-tropics, I live a little further north just on the edge of an ecological division between coastal and piney forest. Whatever the case, fall comes late to these parts. 255 more words


Nightly Forest Report

This post originally appeared on my other blog, Deep in the Heart of Textiles, in May of 2014.  When I started this blog about nature, I thought it fit better here.  1,105 more words

East Texas

Travels through North Carolina

It seems like I’ve been on a lost journey since my last post about travels to the Northeast United States. So here is a little taste of traveling northward through North Carolina.   552 more words