Abandoned (Con’t.)

A few more abandoned buildings along Route 66. The places we vacate and the reasons for same say a lot about us as a culture. It’s not only a glimpse into the past, but also a peak into the future. Whole communities lay abandoned along Route 66; places where dreams of starting a business and all of the support logistics that go along with that effort become relics of a culture moving at a breakneck speed, without much thought of the human cost.

Safe travels

from the Mothership

docked in Seattle.

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One thought on “Abandoned (Con’t.)

  1. So much has changed in our lifetime. Small stores have given way to big box stores and on-line ordering. There has been a migration to the cities which drained the life out of smaller communities. Certain types of stores and businesses no longer exist or are far fewer, such as gas stations, due to changes in gas use.

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