Fall Foliage Series: Barns and Beautiful Buildings

There is something about an old barn with a breathtaking background. Don’t you just love them? Today, I am sharing fall photos of barns, churches, gristmill, log home and old homeplaces.

1Barns_landscape - Page 001Historic Wimmer Mill on our road.

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7Barns portrait - Page 002Beautiful historic church in Newport, Virginia (Giles County).

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Fall Foliage Series: Trees

by Joyce Kilmer

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Trees_Portrait - Page 004I think that I shall never see
A poem as lovely as a tree.

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Trees_Landscape - Page 008A tree whose hungry mouth is prest
Against the sweet earth’s flowing breast;

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Trees_Portrait - Page 007A tree that looks at God all day,
And lifts her leafy arms to pray;

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Trees_Landscape - Page 002A tree that may in summer wear
A nest of robins in her hair;

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Trees_Portrait - Page 005Upon whose bosom snow has lain;
Who intimately lives with rain

Trees_Portrait - Page 001Poems are made by fools like me,
But only God can make a tree.