10.23.2014









I've recently come to appreciate, with the help of a dear friend, how privileged my life has become. When my biggest worries are making sure all my leftovers are eaten and my library books are returned on time, I should be extremely grateful. This is something I am working on a daily basis.


10.08.2014



 We went clamming in Coos Bay, and I've decided it is one of my favorite hobbies (can you call it a hobby if you've done it one weekend?) As a midwestern, every discovery on the coast is an adventure and I'm usually amazed and obnoxiously telling everyone about it.
So here I am telling you.

10.07.2014




Our new favorite beach - 7 Devils - full of creatures, dead and alive.
(not pictured: a dead porcupine & walrus?, a baby prawn, so many agate stones, & no humans in sight!)

9.30.2014





Imagine exploring all of this with a lot of 'what-if…. can-you-imagine…. we-could…. i'd-rather…. but-really-i-love-this-place' discussion.

9.24.2014

9.16.2014







At the end, there's a click-click-click-click of lids sealing and that's when you really know what success is.

9.14.2014



Light seems to love her and she's happy to pose in it.