Ainsworth post-report: A de-briefing on my first bike camping trip of 2023

The Bantam at Horsetail Falls, 29 April 2023. Olympus Pen EES-2/Ilford Delta 400 It's become a thing for me: After the first bike camping trip of the season, reflect on what happened, the good and the bad. This is what happened after my Champoeg trip last year. And now it's time for me to analyze... Continue Reading →

A quick trip to Eugene, 13-15 Feb 2023

Eugene, Oregon lies about 100 or so miles south of Portland. It's the state's second-or-third largest city, depending on the year. 1 Despite its size, it still feels like an overgrown town than real city. It's hard for me to not compare it to another college town I have experience with, New Haven, Connecticut. New... Continue Reading →

Bikes and Biking Year in Review: 2022

North Beach, Orcas Island. 5 August 2022 Looks dreamy, but this serene image was hard-earned from a challenging day biking the island. Olympus XA2/Fujicolor 100 Hello, friends. As another year comes to a close, it's customary for me to look back at the past year and reflect on what's happened, then ponder what may come... Continue Reading →

Houston Trip Wrap-up

Houston skyline from Glenwood Cemetery, 21 Nov 2022. Olympus XA2/Fuji C200 It's been a couple weeks since Emee, the kids, and myself traveled to largest city in Texas. We flew down to spend some time with Emee's family right before Thanksgiving. This was my third time in Houston: The first was in 1998 during my... Continue Reading →


Hey folks. If you hadn’t already figured out via Flickr or instagram, I’m in Houston, Texas. We’re down here to visit Emee’s family for Thanksgiving, though due to the expense and nightmare of traveling right at the holiday, we came early (Thursday) and are actually leaving on Thanksgiving Thursday. Now Houston is definitely not a... Continue Reading →

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