Staycation photos

When work slows down after a busy season, everyone tries to take a little time off. When work slowed down just in time for my birthday, I was ready for a little time off. I didn’t make any plans for this vacation, a nice stretch of nine days off, I just wanted to have some … More Staycation photos

Baseball and sunsets

Earlier this week, I ran past Hadlock Field in Portland. I stopped jogging and paused my Garmin, spending a second to look at the stadium and dream of warm summer nights of baseball. The statue of the team’s mascot, Slugger, in front of the stadium holds a sign. On that day it read, “Think Spring. … More Baseball and sunsets

Rookie mistake

Driving around town, doing errands this afternoon, I really wanted to go for a run. I’m slowly working my way back after some arthritis-induced inflammation in my knees put me on the shelf for a few months, and I’m still dealing with some aches and pains. My knees are so, so much better than they … More Rookie mistake

Drawing inspiration

I don’t have cable, so when I’m home and want to chill out by watching television, I spend a lot of time watching YouTube. Lately, though I haven’t always acted on it, I’ve drawn a lot of creative inspiration from the platform. I subscribe to a ton of photographers and filmmakers, not only because I … More Drawing inspiration