Author Archives: Justin Vernon

About Justin Vernon

I'm an amateur photographer, wanna-be writer, tech aficionado, and a classic introvert who values quiet time as much as I do the mountains and people of the Pacific Northwest and Northern Rockies.

Favorite 5 images from 2017

I didn’t get to do as much photography as I’d like to last year (2017), but I still thought it’d be fun to take a look back at some of the pictures I did take. So here’s an impromptu look … Continue reading

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Hello 2018, Goodbye 2017

Above: Waves at Cape Perpetua, Oregon Coast, December 2017. And here I am, at the start of a new year, pounding away at the keyboard, fueled by coffee and music, after another two-month break in posting… so much for my … Continue reading

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Suddenly, November.

Above: Self-portrait under the stars, on one of my last nights in Boise, July 2017. The story so far… It’s been a hectic four months since my last update. July flew by in a hurry as fire season started to … Continue reading

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Independence Day musings

Above: View over the Willamette NF from a Cessna 182, looking at the Three Sisters. Late June, 2017. As is becoming my “norm” for this year, I’ve spent the past month or so too busy to really spend the time … Continue reading

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It’s June already?

Above: Burnout operations on the Cowbell fire, Big Cypress NP, Florida. April 2017. So here we are. Despite my best intentions, a combination of being busy and a lack of motivation to write have led to another two-month break in … Continue reading

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April… Here we go!

Above: Winter selfie, Swan Valley, MT 2014. March has come to a close, and it’s looking like the time has come for me to head back to the grind. It’s been a good month, and I didn’t have to travel … Continue reading

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February La-Dee-Blahs

Above: Goat Lake in the Sawtooths, fall 2015. It’s been another relatively dull month for this fella. That’s not to say it hasn’t been a wee bit stressful or busy at times, but there hasn’t been much going on that … Continue reading

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