Elongated shadows & casino buffets for this years sun shinin’ Thanksgiving holiday –
Aljon takes lovely photographs & is kind enough to run around SE Portland with me. Check out his site, tell him how pretty he is & then buy him presents. http://www.susreyes.com
Never in my life have I wanted anything more than to get inside the stone fortress in these photos – One day. Lake Oswego has more than just boat garages & dogs that look (&sound) like their owners.
Ma & Sister came to visit – I learned that Ma cannot swim & that my little sister is not very little any longer.
Moulton Falls near/outside of Battle Ground, Washington – AKA the best thing to happen to me this Summer.
Mitchell, OR is an incredible, strange town – it is lined with motorcycles from the burly men riding through the desert of central Oregon & sitting on the patio of the only cafe in town with leather boots & intimidating demeanors. Abandoned buildings, drunken store owners stumbling down dirt roads, elongated shadows, empty store fronts,…
You can look at some photos of beaches & bridges & other things equally as exciting on my instagram that is fairly newborn — http://instagram.com/haileyetheredge
I saw a movie about solitude & learned a few things about the disadvantages of being human —
Experimentation in the combination of the words I’ve written & the photographs I have produced — A little bit of this, a little bit of that.
The explanation/synonym of those who do not experience the feeling of ‘home’ – Brought to you by the mother of a close friend, full of wisdom & joy.
Take-away items that are also postcards that are also visual representations of nostalgia & quiet longing. Three sets of three, tied together by three short phrases — ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________
Two days out of the city, 7 mile hike, high winds at mountain tops, dinner on the fire, tents on the edge of the creek, waking to the sounds of the forest & rowing along Lost Lake in a handsome canoe – All in the finest of company. A more than satisfactory way to celebrate…