Thursday, November 10, 2011

cumftably numb

click for this place's name's source ...

Friday, August 27, 2010


I had a fire. Luckily no damage. USFS did a perfect job putting it out. more...

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Mt. Shasta

Monday, October 26, 2009

Autumn's Awesome

Oak orange, maple yellow, dogwood red...

Friday, August 21, 2009

TAPAC: continued demolition

This is one slow process.

Duane Heryford, here since 1950. A Good (and community-minded) Man...

Jim Santiago, Building Inspector, in discussion with David Hammer, project leader; something about: "where's your permit?"

Post- another very punishing-hot (and non-paying) day, for a community's good...

Monday, August 17, 2009

New Front for TAPAC

Trinity Alps Performing Arts Center, a former factory, needs a better face. I'm volunteer labor.

The 'Before'...

Lunch at 'The Bodega', an indoor Outdor Cafe'...

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Coffin Fire, Lewiston

From Weaverville:

From the north:

News story...

Sunday, August 02, 2009

Bear vs Cam

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Ceiling: 2nd Half Done (almost)

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Ceiling: Half Done

Saturday, May 09, 2009

Plumbing: Toilet #1

Finally a ~functional toilet...

Thursday, May 07, 2009

Spring's Sprung

The place is choked with blooming dogwood...

Sunday, March 29, 2009


The trees around here need thinning! I've been waiting for the neighbor to log his timber, but prices are way down. So, for fire safety and view-improvement, Larry, an expert faller, dropped 15 or 20 trees.

Saturday, February 14, 2009

Plenty Snow

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Time Lapse

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Home Sweet Home

Monday, January 12, 2009


i drag in a sled of supplies.

Sunday, January 11, 2009


Monday, December 29, 2008

Elk in the Snow (video)

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Saturday, December 20, 2008

Ceiling Insulation

Monday, December 15, 2008

More Snow

Sunday, December 14, 2008

Finally snowing...

...& i don't expect to see bare ground again til april.

Thursday, December 04, 2008

Storage Room

7'x9' room for my yaya. Moving my stuff here, it's the LAST time in my life that i will ever "move".

Friday, November 28, 2008


..a great fijian word meaning: 'stuff'. I move my stuff from my good parents' place, where it's been stored since i entered the Peace Corps, 2003.

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Back to Nature: Cougar Tracks

The celfon is 4" long.

Friday, November 07, 2008

Woodstove: Chimney'd!

Larry admires new snow on the pass.

Wednesday, November 05, 2008


Tuesday, November 04, 2008

2nd Floor: Siding

Snow across the canyon.

Evans & i put on some porch siding.

Monday, November 03, 2008

Windows & Doors

Pouring cold rain! Evans Comjean, an old PeaceCorps buddy, is visiting; with his good help i put in 3 doors & 4 windows.

Friday, October 31, 2008


It's set except for the chimney, which i ordered weeks ago but has yet to arrive. And it's COLD.