The gr8ful grind

Let go of anger; It's an acid that eats away the delicate layers of your happiness

The reverse side has also its reverse side

Friday, November 21, 2014


Everything from here to there and all the rooftops in between. (Click the photo for a better view) From the top of Cathedrale Notre Dame de Paris, Paris, France; September, 2011.

Thursday, November 20, 2014


Multnomah Falls is one of the most visited areas of the state, and it doesn't really matter the time of year. While this shot was snagged during early Summer, this week we've been slammed by lots of ice storms. We have yet to get there when that happens, but the falls almost freeze and it's incredibly beautiful then, too. Multnomah Falls, Oregon; June, 2014.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014


And speaking of ponds, sometimes their reflections can really do some things to the mind. Lan Su Chinese Garden, Portland, Oregon; October, 2014.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014


A pond of gold delivers one last blast of color before the gray death of Winter. (Click the photo for a better view) Somewhere on Lower Bridget Road between Redmond and Sisters, Oregon; November, 2014.

Monday, November 17, 2014


Fog slides by Mount Hood on a clear and crisp day last week. Near Government Camp, Oregon; November, 2014.

Friday, November 14, 2014


A woman waters her plants on her balcony. Somewhere in Montmartre, Paris, France; September, 2013.

Thursday, November 13, 2014


We posted photos of this room before, but not from our last visit; and it's such a cool room in our opinion, we thought we'd do a follow-up. Lan Su Chinese Gardens, Portland, Oregon; October, 2014.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014


Detail of an outdoor cowboy statue. Pendleton, Oregon; August, 2014.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014


Little house on the Metolius River. Camp Sherman, Oregon; May, 2011.

Monday, November 10, 2014


You just gotta love the colors of Autumn. (Click the photo for a better view) Lithia Park, Ashland, Oregon; October, 2006.

Friday, November 07, 2014


Inside the Opera Garnier can be breathtaking, like it's central hall and grand staircase. Paris, France; September, 2013.

Thursday, November 06, 2014


The temps fall, the leaf falls, the rain falls. Autumn is moving through. (Click the photo for a much better view). Clackamas, Oregon; October, 2014.

Wednesday, November 05, 2014


It's the time of the season around the neighborhood. (Click the photo for a better view) Clackamas, Oregon; October, 2014.

Tuesday, November 04, 2014



 Blue skies dominate over the marina and lighthouse late one Spring afternoon. Gulfport, Mississippi; April, 2014.