Category Archives: Oregon

Wordless Wednesday 3/15/17

The Daily Post weekly photo challenge: Atop

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Getting There

They say you can’t get There from Here, and yet Here is the only place from which you can begin. The most assured way to not get There from Here is to not set out at all. However, There may … Continue reading

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Weekend Coffee Share (1/28/17)

#WeekendCoffeeShare is graciously hosted by Diana at If we were having coffee I would tell you it hasn’t been a very productive week. My kitchen is still completely torn up from my DIY remodel. The rest of the house … Continue reading

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Strong as Iron

“After arriving from China my dad took a year to save enough money working in San Francisco and he then walked to Astoria.” [ 718 miles ] “My grandfather brought home salmon cheeks, a delicacy to the Chinese but a … Continue reading

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Graveyard by Day

Clatsop Plains Pioneer Cemetery (est. 1846) in Clatsop County, Oregon USA I grew up playing (respectfully) in this cemetery. It doesn’t look too scary now, but as a child, I had all sorts of imaginings about what might be lurking … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday (Week 38)

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I wanted to get away from it all, even though I didn’t know what “it all” was exactly. I just knew it wasn’t where I was, and it wasn’t sitting within the same walls and looking out the same windows … Continue reading

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World Oceans Day 2016

I am reposting my thoughts from last year’s World Oceans Day. Now more than ever, our oceans are in need of protection. “How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is clearly Ocean.” ~ Arthur C. Clarke Expansive and … Continue reading

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Ghost Tree

sun-bleached coastal snag ravaged by harsh elements nature’s monument

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Old doesn’t always need to make way for the new. Sometimes they complement one another quite nicely. Photo 101, Day Twelve: Architecture & Monochrome

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