Tag Archives: oregon

From working on farms to running one

During my most recent spate of travels (Maui, Kauai, Northern Cali, Southern Oregon)… any farm I went to work at asked me to become the farm manager, or whatever title they utilized at each space. Each time, I thought “but … Continue reading

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PICS: Cob home at Full Bloom Farms in Applegate, OR

It’s quite absurd that a cob home offers no “value”, at least as recognized by property values… even moreso when one considers the immense true value they possess. The folks at Full Bloom Farms did an amazing jobs envisioning and … Continue reading

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PICS: Rise Up Bakery & Full Bloom Farms in Applegate, OR

In the spirit of the nomadic movements soon to begin again… I’ve started to actually organize photos from the past few months, and will now be posting a slew. The pictures that follow are of the main building at Rise … Continue reading

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There is no lacking

Whilst working like a Wonka-ite… to pay for the travels about to come… I realized how happy I was that, for the last half year at least, I have been acting as if the world is full of all that … Continue reading

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Arcata bound…. the ocean.

Part of what I loved about Mendocino, as one of the places I’ve spent some time on my travels, was that it was right next to the ocean.  Even though it was cold, and not the Islands… I still could … Continue reading

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On the road again… or am I?

I’m on the road again.  2 months after what was supposed to be a 2 week stop in Oregon (thanks broken toe!) I’m happy to be on the road again.  I also very much miss family and the homeland.  Ah … Continue reading

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SOUND: A bit of what I do

I mention every now and again that I make music… both play instruments and produce (which means many things).   One thing this time at the Oregon farm has given me, that I’m quite thankful for, is a chance to … Continue reading

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It’s almost time to get island style again.

The bay area, and Mendocino, and being back on the family farm, and cavorting about Portland (none of which were things I thought would be happening this year) has been fun…. but it’s time to get back to tropicalia.  Or … Continue reading

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mother. fucker. broken toe.

You may or may not recall that I got rather incapacitated, and infected with a staph like substance, when I bashed my knee open in Maui.  I resolved then to have respect for bacteria. Apparently, as I prepare to return, … Continue reading

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PICS: Anonymous

No, not the hacking group… but how I had always tried to keep my human persona separate from what I create (music, visual art, writing, blogging, etc)… Had being the key word.   People need human connection.  Humans enjoy it … Continue reading

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