The Road Goes on Forever

By Jelly Cocanougher

We started off on a journey across many small west Texas towns. We drove from small town Texas towards barren land where the landscape starts to change. We had our sights set on Amarillo – to stop at one of my favorite art instillations, Cadillac Ranch.

The creative winds that circulate through the air were actually just beads of spray paint falling from the sky from the crowds of people writing graffiti on the bumpy vehicles. We journeyed soon after to the famous Six Shooter Siding Route 66 town where there sits The Curiosity Shoppe in Tucumcari, N.M. A quaint but deserted town of old neon signs and humble residents.

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