Killing time in small town Alabama

Posts tagged “Russell Cave National Monument

Big Mouth: Bridgeport, Alabama: May 14, 2011


Shot from inside Russell Cave facing out.Big Mouth

One more pic of Russell Cave.  This picture & Scars were both taken the day of Russell Cave’s 50th anniversary celebration of being a national monument.

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Scars: Bridgeport, Alabama: May 14, 2011


A tree with initials carved in it.Scars

Another Russell Cave pic.  This is a tree along the nature trail.  I love trees.  In our youth, a friend of mine was a photog & I was a poet, & we used to talk about driving around taking pictures of trees & writing poems about them & putting it together in a book.


Laughing Hoop Dancer: Bridgeport, Alabama: May 1, 2010


Cherokee Hoop dancer laughing after his performanceLaughing Hoop Dancer

This picture was taken at Russell Cave‘s Native American Festival a couple of years ago.  It has always been my favorite.  He is a Cherokee hoop dancer who gave a demonstration.  It was a lot fun to watch.