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    Magic Rope and Tumbleweed

    Magic Rope and Tumbleweed

    Magic rope and tumbleweed (When you go through your edit and you find the photo you should have made as your select but instead went with a different one, you photographers know the struggle. I made this photograph at Folsom Street Fair in SF. I’ve been going through my gay street photos over the years. […]

    Mona Mondaze

    Mona Mondaze

    Mona Mondaze. I had a wonderful and inspiring weekend at #geekfestla. My big take away was the reminder to embrace transition instead of being fearfully paralyzed by it. Looking forward to what this next year will bring for me personally and professionally. Thank you to all my friends and new people I met, and of […]

    Howl'oween Dog Parade, Long Beach, CA

    Howl’oween Dog Parade, Long Beach, CA

    #howloween #dogsoflongbeach #longbeachdogs #lbc #longbeach #theshining #dogcostume #redrum

    Catalina Island Buccaneer Days, Rest Stop

    Catalina Island Buccaneer Days, Rest Stop

    Went from wasteland weekend to Catalina Island’s Buccaneer Weekend. No camera, just some time to swim and hang out on other people’s boats. Back home now and will be posting more wasteland images. I’ll be selling a limited number of Wasteland pocket books, you’ll see more about that later. I hope you’ll consider buying one. […]

    Vegan.TV

    Vegan.TV

    Something I saw while biking. Maybe science can help us discontinue animal suffering and still provide my lizard brain with a delicious burger. #abandonedtv #veganism

    Indigenous People’s Lead the Protest in Seattle
    Indigenous People's Lead the Protest in Seattle

    #maydayseattle #mayday #seattle

    Protests Pause for Pot
    Protests Pause for Pot

    Opposing sides at Seattle’s Mayday demonstration take a break from arguing to roll joints and smoke weed with each other. Immediately, tension disappeared and both sides shook hands. #peacepipe #marijuanasavestheday #mayday #seattle #protest #420

    Every Girl Deserves a Pony – REAF
    Every Girl Deserves a Pony - REAF

    Every girl deserves a pony. #reaf2017 #ponyplay #latexpony #latexfetish

    Seattle’s Getting Some Sun
    Seattle's Getting Some Sun

    It’s a nice day in Seattle and when the sun is out, you have to take advantage.

    Snapshots from REAF (Rochester Erotic Art Festival) 2017, Rochester, New York
    Snapshots from REAF (Rochester Erotic Art Festival) 2017, Rochester, New York

    I just think it’s funny.

    Corgination Corgi Beach Day, Huntington Beach, California
    Corgination Corgi Beach Day, Huntington Beach, California

    #stinkeye from a couple weeks ago. Can’t wait to get back to Long Beach and chill with my cats but next week I’m off to Seattle for the Erotic Arts Festival there.  

    Walking Mendon Ponds
    Walking Mendon Ponds

     

    Moss Bogs at Mendon Pond’s “Devil’s Bath”

      “At the northernwestern end of the line of other glacial ponds and lakes near the “Devil’s Bathtub”, [3] there is a sphagnum moss peat bog, where the build-up of moss has created a floating island in the middle of the lake. Due to the acidity buildup and lack of decay caused by the sphagnum […]

    Selfie at Mendon Ponds
    Selfie at Mendon Ponds