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Neighborhood Photo Project

Austin Doyle | Forth Worth, Texas

Neighborhood Photo Project Mar 1, 2012

There are three houses for sale on my street. My neighbors keep to themselves here in this lower middle class neighborhood, hardly anyone speaks to each other. I suppose they’re more suspicious because they’re not the types to have fancy alarm systems. There are many dogs kept in backyards and they bark at each other day and night. I have three cats, one with only three legs, and I feel surrounded. We’re technically in the suburbs, right inside the loop around town. There’s a swale that runs behind my backyard and sometimes dogs get loose in there and I have to chase them. I’m scared they’ll jump the fence and attack the cats, which has happened. This is my cat Uzi in my front yard.

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