depscribe's photos with the Athens County, Ohio

There's still plenty of room

There's still plenty of room
I find that as the years pass and the inevitable day I take up residence here or someplace like it moves closer, I am more comfortable in cemeteries, especially on beautiful afternoons.
Added on June  3, 2019

The cemetery is big but the cloud-filled sky is bigger

The cemetery is big but the cloud-filled sky is bigger
Added on June  3, 2019

For some reason, it seems better in infrared

For some reason, it seems better in infrared
Added on June  3, 2019

Charles Byron's grave

Charles Byron's grave
He was the local artist and quite a character. The epitaph above his name says, "Even as I, this nation will decay if corruption holds sway."
Added on June  3, 2019

On a pleasant spring afternoon, it's a nice place to be

On a pleasant spring afternoon, it's a nice place to be
Added on June  3, 2019

The town cemetery, Stewart, Ohio

The town cemetery, Stewart, Ohio
It's not the only cemetery in town, but it's the only one atop the hill that overlooks everything.
Added on June  3, 2019

If our farmland were on Mars

If our farmland were on Mars
Added on June  1, 2019

Route 555 heading into Amesville

Route 555 heading into Amesville
Added on June  1, 2019

Coonskin Crossing

Coonskin Crossing
They used to have the good Utz Homestyle potato chips. They still have good earthworms.
Added on June  1, 2019

Federal Creek is low for now . . .

Federal Creek is low for now . . .
. . . but within a couple of hours those clouds in the background will have become prolific and the creek will have experienced a flash flood. Have I mentioned that I don't like powerlines in my pictures?
Added on June  1, 2019