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At this time of year I once got a terrible sunburn on the bottom of my nose and the bottom of my chin, where my zinc oxide sunscreen rubbed off while climbing the snowfields of Mount Rainier. 7 more words


Questions to Ask An Emergency Plumber

Most homeowners don’t think much about emergency plumbers until they need one. In emergencies, seconds matter, so a homeowner should ask themselves the following questions to protect themselves and avoid unexpected fees. 361 more words



Of course Kokopelli wanted to head north. He was hungry.


“I’ll be back,” he vowed, or perhaps threatened, as he set off on a new adventure. 208 more words


A Proper Salute to Summer

I love the Fourth of July. I always have. The flags, the patriotism, the sun, the heat, the food, the drink, the fireworks, the family, the friends, the laughs, all of it. 74 more words


Holmes River (06/23/15)

Olli and Robert pulled my kayak to the edge of the creek at Cotton Landing, just north of Cypress Springs. I looked to the south, at the winding waterway, shaded by cypress and oaks. 508 more words

Florida Rivers

Originals on display at Benton County Sunset Building

See Trey’s artwork at the Benton County Sunset Building on Research Way in Corvallis. Original oils and watercolors, plus a selection of prints, are on display during July and August. 18 more words

Art Show