17th Street, San Francisco, California

Alex Martin, Ethan Clarke, Graham Huber and Mike Powsner. December 14th, 2009.

Nelsonville, Ohio

My Great Grandfather with his horse drawn grocery wagon. Circa 1920's.

Langdon Ct., San Francisco, California

"...it belongs in a museum..." Day after Thanksgiving, 2009.

Microfiche, San Francisco, California

My buddy Tim's band, Microfiche performs "Wilderness" at a Howard St. loft party. September, 2009.

The Independent, San Francisco, California

Mission of Burma. Still rockin' it. November. 2009

Addison St., Berkeley, California

Last Friday walking to lunch, I passed by this thing- an old school Subaru Brat-lifted and with a wench, nonetheless! It made my frickin' day... Sweetood. November, 2009.

Cameron Road, Albany, Ohio

My grandfather, Robert Shafer, with his fresh ass hand-crank radio. October, 2009.

Cantwell Cliffs, Logan, Ohio

...went exploring at Cantwell Cliffs with my parents, Lee and Nan. October, 2009.

Poplar St., Nelsonville, Ohio.

My grandfather, Kenny Weaver, in his old rocking chair, talking local politics...October, 2009.

Canal Street, Nelsonvile, Ohio

My Pop, Lee Shafer, in my grandfather's tow truck, "The Wreck'er." Circa 1961.

Roof of the Met, New York, New York

October, 2009.

8th St., Brooklyn, New York

Corey Rolamante. October, 2009.

Hardly-Strictly Bluegrass, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California

I could have sworn it was 1977... October, 2009.

Osaka Way, San Francisco, California

Gus's 26th B'Day Karaoke Jam. Private room, big beers, good friends... October 3rd, 2009.

City Hall, San Francisco, California

After testing our knowledge of world facts at the first annual GeoQuiz Bowl Challenge 2009, we hit "LoveFest" on the lawn of City Hall. This is the reason Fox News has the upper hand on "the liberals". DMLH at LovEvolution. October, 2009.

McClure Beach, Point Reyes, California

We went to the beach on Sunday. We read the New York TImes cover to cover. We drank wine. We talked about the state of the world. It was a great Sunday. September, 2009.

Folsom St., San Francisco, California

Yesterday morning, I walked out to my car to head off to work and I found my old 1991 Subie Loyale had been broken into.

They took my shitty ass stereo.

I had some really nice artisan olive bread in there, I had left for my lunch.

It looks like they ate that while they unscrewed and unplugged the stereo. BASTARDS! I wanted that bread!
-September, 2009

Avenue of the Giants, Miranda, California

Alex Martin climbs on the roots of a fallen redwood tree. September, 2009.

Eugene Yacht Club, Junction City, Oregon

All the way to the from Monkton, Vermont- Ada Pierce, sits at a bon fire at her grandson Nick's wedding. "Can you believe that mischievous Joe Shafer?" -Labor Day Weekend, 2009.

48th Street, San Francisco, California

This man is an inspiration to all. God speed in new lands, bud. Ethan Clarke. August, 2009 (Photo: Desbros?)

Oak Street, Portland, Oregon

After an somewhat grueling push through Northern California and Oregon, we arrived. Just in time for dinner, and Shermstixx, live and in effect.
"...Yeaah, I grew up in a small town, I was known for boredom, frustration and shame...I gotta bad reputation, for being desperate, fucked up and insane...then I moved to the city, I found it hard to relate, I got a job to make ends meet, some how the balance never seemed to equate. ..""

West St., Bristol, Vermont

Gettin' gone. July, 2009.

Ocean Beach, San Francisco, California

A Mar and JD on the beach. G One Three Crew World Wide. August, 2009.

S. 4th St., Brooklyn, New York

BK to the fullest. A field of Queen Anne's Lace with a graffiti back drop. I love that city. July, 2009.

Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, New York

I am not sure why I thought this was so funny. I guess it just reminds me of the third world. And that is just one reason why I love Brooklyn. Ghetto ass shit. July, 2009.

DeKalb Ave, Brooklyn, New York

On a special mission in BK. July, 2009.