Good evening from under a pine tree in the middle of nowhere! The night sky is amazing, and it includes the activity of bats feasting on silly moths. I’m a very happy camper, having finished section A of the Pacific Crest Trail, and much looking forward to carrying on, blisters and all! It’s a fantastic [...]
This has been on my refrigerator a very long time, and is one of my very favorites.
A week ago this was my sewing studio, with a huge shelf that covered the entire wall, full of fabric and supplies, and a desk with two sewing machines on it. All of that is now a distant memory, as I am elbow-deep in the dreaded PCT resupply planning. It’s not pretty. A 2011 PCT [...]
I just found this pieced-together panorama I shot in 2001 while in Norway to support some crazy friends running a marathon. I think it’s lovely. Life above the Arctic Circle. The bay, light as day at midnight. Taken with real film. Across the bay to the north you can see some lines running up the [...]
Some people have been asking me for this product for years, and I’ve finally made it. My two cycling cap sewing patterns — with the best instructions, templates, and style/fit available — are now downloadable as PDFs. You can buy, print, and be cutting and sewing within minutes from now! Check them out: These patterns [...]
This is random. I love old movie theaters. It started when I got my first “real” job at the Hollywood Theatre in Portland in 1994*. In the 90s the Hollywood would admit you for $1.50 to watch a double feature. Sandy Boulevard was blistering with pretty aggressive prostitutes and Johns, junk dealers, and a lot [...]