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Leaving Oregon painting

I painted this acrylic on canvass board and called it “Leaving Oregon”. The little whitish/purplish crosshatching is actually made up of slivers of a giant U.S. Atlas that Katie and I used on our cross country drive, moving out to … Continue reading

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YOB live in Eugene

Last weekend I saw one of the greatest doom metal bands of all time. Eugene’s own YOB. A great show at the WOW Hall. Play this YouTube clip and prepare for the paint to peel off your walls. My crappy … Continue reading

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Cougar sightings in Eugene

Two cougar sightings in less than a week on this well-groomed urban butte. Grey moss hangs in wisps from the crackled doug fir bark, and I’m alert in my peripheral vision in a way I haven’t been, maybe ever. Looking … Continue reading

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Best thing going in Eugene: Perk Coffee and Espresso

Perk Coffee and Espresso: Cold extract Cafe Pacori coffee cut with coconut milk. Lemon Meringue Pie from Nib with black- capped waves of foam licking at the edge of the plate. A sidewalk table across from the fire station, Eugene … Continue reading

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Paul in the Cottonwood leaves along the Willamette River

Alton Baker Park, Eugene:

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Dickie Jo’s Burgers in Eugene — prices out of whack

I just had dinner at Dickie Jo’s Burgers — a new fifties-style burger and shake joint in Eugene. While the food was good, the prices were a little out of whack. I ordered a cheeseburger with a few extras and … Continue reading

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Obama Loaf at Eugene City Bakery

The Obama Loaf from Eugene City Bakery!

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