Category Archives: Art

San Antonio Texas

The first mission along the San Antonio River was constructed by a Franciscan missionary and began in 1690.  This was the first of 5 missions along the river. The purpose was to convert the savage barbarians to the Catholic Faith … Continue reading

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Bicycle Riding in the City

San Antonio is so nice to go bike riding along the bicycle paths and see so much beauty and no trash. My town, Colorado Springs, has lots of trash and homeless camps everywhere. San Antonio was such a delight. Eat … Continue reading

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ROCKPORT

Which Rockport you ask as there are 23 in the U S. The one in Texas . Life is slow here. People talk and people wave. Burger place, Whata burger, serves you, talks to you, asks if they can help … Continue reading

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Sabal Palm Sanctuary

The last wild Sabal Palms, a native plant right along the border. Lots of birds.

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DESERT

The land is hot and hard. There are thorns everywhere. There is also great mountain biking. This is dark and open country, West Texas. Pickups are dusty and muddy here. This is truck xountry, pickups and 18 wheelers.

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RISE

Rise  at first light  it is dark out  headlight to see  reward for crawling out  of the bag  is hot coffee  Roar of the boil heat of the flame  light to the east grows stronger coffee smells so good first … Continue reading

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WONDER

In this world of wonder A light begins A simple glow To the far east Growing and gaining The world of darkness Begins to fade Faint warm light Cool colors fan out Across the sky Then warm color Then bright … Continue reading

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