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Friday, December 18, 2015

Barn on White Rock Road ~ Rockbridge County, VA


Old Barn on a Rainy Day 

“Let the rain kiss you. 
Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. 
Let the rain sing you a lullaby."
~Langston Hughes




This is a working farm with other outbuildings, and it is in our neck of the woods. It could use a couple of coats of paint on the roof and sides, but the old rustic wood still looks wonderful to me. The white spots are rain droplets as it was a dark, rainy day.

Tom, over at the Barn Collective, sponsors a meme devoted to the beauty of barns new and old. If you would like to see more of them here is the link: http://backroadstraveller.blogspot.com

Dragonstar also has a meme for black and white photos. If you would like to see more of these here is the link:
http://blackandwhiteweekend.blogspot.com

Picture taken 12-17-2015 with my iPhone 5C.

17 comments:

  1. I like your header photo better - warm and sun-shiny.

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  2. Those old barns show some great texture. That farm is still working? Doesn't look active.

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    1. nice to meet you!
      we will see the 8th January again! Have a good time! P.

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  4. Nice shot. Looks cool with the raindrops. Have a beautiful weekend!

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    herzlich Pippa

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  6. So nice. I love the necks of the world living in one myself. :-)

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  7. It is a beautiful barn. The roof looks in good shape. I also prefer the patina of aged wood on the siding.

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  8. That is SO beautiful. I do like the color one better, but it's fun to see the B&W too. I'm kinda glad that God didn't give us a B&W world to live in. LOL Hope you have a wonderful Christmas! xo

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  9. That is a wonderful photograph.

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  10. Thanks Genie for sharing this Virginia barn this week. Yesterday I drove in search of snow and took lots of barn photos in a snow storm...they look spatter painted. Merry Christmas and please return again soon.

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  11. Nice barn. I like the black and white for it's mood here.

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