Photo credit: This photo by: Miriam Espacio. Graphic overlays on the image are military silhouette clipart images found on Google.


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  • by David Thrift
    There is a small, beautiful park with a large water fountain in front of the Lee County, Alabama Courthouse in Opelika, Alabama. Occasionally I like to stop by there for a little time to watch the fountain flowing. At almost midnight on Tuesday, September 6th, 2022 I visited the park after a run into town […]
  • by David Thrift
    In the late afternoon on Saturday, September 17th, 2022, I took these photos of a train passing by in Salem, Alabama, because I like to watch trains. So if you also love to watch trains pass by, then I hope you enjoy these photos. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.
  • by David Thrift
    Thanks for checking out this blog post. This post marks the beginning of my “Flashback Photos” blog post series at ddavidd.com where I am posting 10 photos in mini photo galleries in each post. These are my outdoor photos, and maybe sometimes photos of other subject matter. In this post I am sharing some photos […]
  • by David Thrift
    This archive provides all updates made here at DDAVIDD.com during the month of September 2022. You can always find the most current updates on my Updates page. It’s always best to check there first since I may not have moved some items to this archive list yet. UPDATES FOR SEPTEMBER 2022: 2022-09-26-MON @ 2:14 AM […]
  • by David Thrift
    MUDWALKER NEWSLETTER ISSUE #5 SEPTEMBER 2022 EDITION The 5th issue of my MUDWALKER NEWSLETTER is available for downloading or viewing online. You may view it directly below, and there is a download option available to you if you want to save a copy to your computer. It is a direct download. Just click the download […]
  • by David Thrift
    Digital Art For Zoning Out 001 is the first photo art ebook in this series, and is a collection of beautifully colored and patterned digital art. IT’S FREE – SO DON’T MISS IT! – I am giving away this first ebook in my Digital Art For Zoning Out photo art ebook series for your viewing […]
  • by David Thrift
    It is Sunday morning, August 7th, 2022 @ 12:42 AM CST. Once again I am at work. Between my duties I’ve been working on building accounts I follow on Twitter… that was until my Twitter account was suspended. Why was it suspended. I said in a tweet that “I wish these foldables would die”. This […]
  • by David Thrift
    Services providing information on ebooks and audiobooks. These I follow are included in my EBOOKS AND AUDIOBOOKS list on Twitter. Audiobooks: @audible_com – Audible – The Home of Storytelling: Audiobooks. Podcasts. Originals. – Following since 2022-08-06-SAT @ 2:01 AM CST. – [Twitter] – [Website] Ebooks: @AmazonKindle – Kindle – Official Twitter of Amazon Kindle. – […]
  • by David Thrift
    News and other resources related to Lee & Chambers County, particularly Opelika & Auburn, Alabama. These I follow are included in my ALABAMA LOCAL list on Twitter. Around Town Auburn: @AuburnOpelika – Visit Auburn-Opelika – Everything you need to know about the coolest college town in the South. And his hip older sister. – Following […]
  • by David Thrift
    National Weather Service and NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) listings across the United States. These I follow are included in my NWS USA list on Twitter. Nationwide: @databuoycenter – NWS_DataBuoyCenter (location unknown) – Official Twitter account for @NOAA’s National Weather Service, National Data Buoy Center. – Following since 2022-09-23-FRI @ 5:09 AM CST. – […]


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    With the help of Microsoft Start, WordPress.com creators are getting access to an all-new tool to increase their audience.
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    One of the most exciting things about WordPress is that it’s constantly improving. In fact, did you know that Gutenberg releases new functionality and improvements every two weeks?! There have been a number of really cool and powerful capabilities rolled out over the last few months that give you even …
  • by Mike Bal
    Spacing in Galleries You now have the power to control how much space lives between your images at the horizontal and vertical level. This allows you to create a variety ways to present a collection of photos. You can even eliminate all of the space to give it a collage …

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