The creek that overflowed the county road in late spring has dried up.
A blue heron fishing on the county road overflowed by the Crooked Creek in spring
Dried up Crooked Creek in August
The water outlet under the county road, which was overloaded in spring, is now exposed.
Water crossing the county road as the outlet underneath overloaded, in spring
Now the outlet is exposed
Rippling water on the road is now replaced by yearning tree roots on the creek’s bank.
Water from the creek rippling on the road in spring
Tree roots on the creek’s bank yearning for water in August
Occasional entertainment in the sky has changed from spring rainbow shows to fleeing white herons above the hay field.
Spring shower rainbow
White herons fleeing the hay field
The nearby Mill Creek is receding, too.
Mill Creek in August
The beauty of August in East Texas.
Photographs © 2015 Ine Burke | inegaleri.com