Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction

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When I first passed my driving test as a young woman, I was intoxicated by the sense of freedom, of being able to go anywhere I liked. It seemed as though the world was connected by one great chain of roads. All it took to travel anywhere and everywhere was to start the engine – mirror, signal and manoueuvre. Chain reaction.

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In the intervening years, while I’ve hit the road in every family driver-capacity possible – I still feel the same. These days there’s always a camera on tow.

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I think most regular local drivers are getting used to me stopping randomly
and snapping away at some curious light effect that has probably appeared only to me and my imagination.

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So I confess I love roads. All of them. From a tiny winding lane disappearing across dark moorland. To a sleek shiny motorway, snaking it’s way from county to county.

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The only obstacle to be negotiated is that of maintaining concentration while driving, at the same time as scouting for light effects and locations.. and staying safe – myself, and, for others.

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This therefore is a pictorial Ode To The Road.

No apologies for subject matter will be issued.

Besides – one day, this same Chain Reaction may lead me to you.

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About largelyhelen

Designer, photographer, writer.
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