The Real Oregon
Photo by egazelle of a volunteer at the recent Hood To Coast event. You’ve got a lot that’s good about Oregon in this picture: someone who is not being paid, and yet is completely at ease standing in a burned over clearcut, in the mist, by a cone, with a backpack and a bullhorn — which they are not afraid to use. :)
Suck it in
Photo (and title) by Jess Dolan.
I love those goofy b*st*rds: HUMANS!!
In environmental circles, people tend to get a bad rap. And by “people,” I don’t just mean Republicans. I mean everybody. Homo sapiens. Us!
Lovable, damnable, hapless us. That train wreck of a species that shows up at your door and you don’t know what to do with. They look so sorry standing there in the rain, but you know if you let them inside before long your TV will be gone and your drawers rifled.
Won’t somebody come to our defense? Sing our song? Love the sinner, hate the sin?
Today I’m gonna try, with some help from the vast pool of artists at Flickr. …more