Galaxy Rise Vs. Moonrise in Adobe Lightroom

In July we stayed at a cabin outside of Salmon, Idaho in a pocket of true dark sky. Before the wildfires started we had the benefit of high clarity photography conditions, giving us the opportunity to witness a “Galaxy Rise” as the Milky Way galaxy came into view after the moon set around midnight/1 am.Continue reading “Galaxy Rise Vs. Moonrise in Adobe Lightroom”

Wasteland America Road Trip: Montana To California And Back In 2020

Jacob: Last week we drove. A lot. The Drive There Lo had a medical appointment in San Francisco, and normally we’d fly there (sometimes there are even direct flights) and stay with friends, but these are not normal times. As if a global pandemic weren’t enough, the whole west coast has apocalyptic forest fires andContinue reading “Wasteland America Road Trip: Montana To California And Back In 2020”

Things That Influence My Writing: Montana Cow Mutilations

**Content Warning: This post discusses the killing and mutilation of animals by unknown perpetrator(s) over the past 50+ years in the United States. As a non-beef eater myself, reader discretion is advised** While the world is caught up with everything that is 2020 (do you have your apocalypse bingo card yet?) I’d like to visitContinue reading “Things That Influence My Writing: Montana Cow Mutilations”

Recovery: If 1 million Americans get coronavirus, what will the recovery look like?

Success With Flattening the Curve Remember how we were projected to have 2.5 Million cases? We have reduced the projected number of infected Americans by 1.5 Million to only 1 Million. 1 Million is not great, but that’s a big change. That is called flattening the curve and everyone should be thinking that is reallyContinue reading “Recovery: If 1 million Americans get coronavirus, what will the recovery look like?”