Thursday Doors – Alcatraz

This week’s door was discovered at Alcatraz, the infamous island prison located off of the Californian Coast. Once home to notorious criminals, the property today is an easy and interesting day trip from San Francisco. The door I’m sharing today is puzzling to me. See it up top just underneath the point of the roof?…… Continue reading Thursday Doors – Alcatraz

North Fork Yachats River Covered Bridge

Leaving the small seaside town of Yachats, James and I headed into the countryside. After driving along a windy road surrounded by trees and fields for approximately 20 minutes, we reached our destination: the rustic and historic covered bridge I’d seen online. Originally built in 1938 by veteran bridge builder Otis Hamer, this queenpost truss…… Continue reading North Fork Yachats River Covered Bridge

First For The Trees

At the intersection of NW Broadway and Couch in Portland, on the side of the historic DeSoto Building, you’ll find artist Gage Hamilton’s yellow mural known as “Ozymandias (DeSoto Detached)”.It’s part of the city’s Forest For The Trees, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the creation of contemporary public art throughout Portland.The DeSoto Building was once…… Continue reading First For The Trees