The gr8ful grind: November 2014

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 28, 2014

Delicate lace curtains hang from windows set in a wall gradually falling apart. (Click on the photo to better see the patterns in the curtains) Provins, France; September, 2013.

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Fall has color and feasts. Happy Thanksgiving to all. May all be thankful. Clackamas, Oregon; October, 2014.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

And speaking of houses, there's always the log cabin to fall back on. Fort Rock, Oregon; June, 2012.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

I have been going by this house since I was in high school over 40 years ago. It was nice then, fell into disrepair later, and is once again looking good. (Click on the photo for a better view) Portland, Oregon; August, 2014.

Monday, November 24, 2014

Out on the deck is a favorite place to be when the weather permits. Hollyhock Centre, Cortes Island, BC, Canada; May, 2014.

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.

Monday, November 03, 2014

This past weekend we got to connect with one of our favorite groups of musical cats: The California Honeydrops. It was clear from the very first notes that there was a hip, slick, sick and cool riot going on. Mississippi Studios, Portland, Oregon; November, 2014.