29 October 2018
Taken in Camera+ and edited in Snapseed and Stackables.
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The eloquent and photogenic crepe myrtle keeps me attentive, especially in autumn. Its shedding bark and cluster of berries are a visual menu for the senses. Truly, its magnetism pivots with the seasons.
The US election is so near that anxiety levels are escalating to new heights. Every day brings another assault. Every day brings incalculable uneasiness.
Clearly, the image and text in the Lens section speak volumes about my ideology and political philosophy. Little else needs to fill this space.
Save democracy, vote. Save the planet, vote. Save humanity, vote. Save Mother Nature, vote.
“Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting.” Franklin D. Roosevelt
“Voting is the foundation for political action.” Martin Luther King
“Every citizen of this country should be guaranteed that their vote matters, that their vote is counted, and that in the voting booth, their vote has a much weight as that of any CEO, any member of Congress, or any President.” — Barbara Boxer
“The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all.” John F. Kennedy.