Loving Portland:)

. You know what’s great? Biking through the Portland almost-summer evenings that feel like they last forever: not hot but not cold, bare legs, breathing hard, feeling strong, staying up too late but tricked into it, always, by how long it stays light. . . Seeing the sky turn a …

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Osprey!!!

This was the week!! The week that osprey started to return to Portland, that is (at least, the week that I first noticed them, and I’ve been watching pretty carefully). This is basically the highlight of my spring so far. . (Osprey!! Another picture by the lovely Art Clausing) . …

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An urban adventure to end 2018

  On a late-night, try-to-work-out-the-crazies run yesterday, it became obvious to me that what this very last day of 2018 needed was an adventure. A planned-by-me, all-for-me, spend-all-the-hours-of-daylight-outside stasia solo adventure. But one that got me home in time for new years;) Thus, an urban adventure was born.   (adventure! …

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