Machu Picchu

Thank You in advance to Air New Zealand, the Canadian Nurse Brigade, the Carolinian Contingent, Pennsylvania Paparazzo, UK 1.0 and 2.0, Apollo and (last but only to denote his importance) the Peruvian Headbanger.  Y’all know who you are.


Sunrise from the Sun Gate

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson: A Triptych

An email forward that I didn’t immediately delete.

This is one of those rare forwarded images I didn’t immediately delete with extreme prejudice.

Unfortunately, I’m not sure who to credit for this, but I will edit that in if the author of this important work becomes clear.

Murder Bird

Used some Crane-Style Kung Fu to get underneath our “bird net” for a meal of goldfish and koi, but couldn’t manage to extricate himself.

What a dick.

Matts In the Market

Planes, Trains and Traveling Chefs.  This is actually part deux, but I didn’t do a part…uh…un.  So here you go:

Mackerel and Sea Foam

by Dominique Crenn.  I don’t have much to say about this since it is more of a DailyWaffle thing, but I’ll leave my photos of the meal here…

Roasted Potatoes, Columbia River Roe

This meal was advanced…

Head Cheese

Wine Wednesday



Moody DuBrul

I expect, sooner or later, I’ll need to cop to these low content posts. All you need to know for now is Oregon wines are underrated. Owen Roe, who blend WA and OR grapes, pour an excellent glass of vino.

Pretty Lights and Dan McPharlin

It is rare when you come across a great intersection of music and art.  I was on a random walk on Spotify, looking for acts similar to PhuturePrimitive, and I saw the artwork for “Glowing In The Darkest Night”. My Pretty Lights playlist is now in absurdly heavy rotation. So here are a few of my favorite Pretty Lights tracks, plus my favorite McPharlin (at the moment).

Glowing In The Darkest Night

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