Random Instagram selections of a landscape that continues to astound me. Oregon knows how to do sunsets. Not particularly clear (there’s only so much an iPhone can do), but still a glimpse of Mt. Hood on a glorious Sunday afternoon. On an impulse I drove an hour north one night after work. The light was […]
There is a place in Berlin that defies description. Or, to put it more precisely, I can describe it to you, but that won’t tell you what it feels like to be there. The place is called the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe. It’s a memorial to the Jews who died in the Holocaust, […]
Pictures from a whole bunch of states, three months and one Instagram account. All photos taken by me, with an iPhone6. More random Instagram can be found in my account, previewed in the right sidebar.
I stumble over the most amazing things when I travel. Earlier this year, on a very touristy getaway to Cancun, friends talked me into visiting Chichen Itza. I’m ashamed to say what little I knew about this world wonder was from it being the setting of a Dresden Files novel. While the book was good, it […]
I now live in a part of the world that has volcanoes. Volcanoes! Finally, my fifth-grade geography lessons are being put to use. After a lifetime of terrain gently sculpted by a receding glacier or two, I now marvel at ridges and ranges and buttes and coastal rivers and snowy peaks. One of those peaks, […]