Twilight Tuesdays

I have been so lucky these past few weeks, I’ve gotten to meet so many cool people, see so many awesome  animals, and I’ve gotten to go to the zoo not once, but three times!   When we started this internship I didn’t know we’d be going to the zoo, Read more…

This is how we write

The writing process     Every week we must write a blog, and every week we have the same process of procrastination: Jhonny finishes his by Saturday morning, latest. I finish mine by Sunday night or Monday at 8 am. And Jazzy, well, we’re lucky if Jasmine finishes hers by Read more…

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Have I mentioned how our weekends have turned into workends? Well, they have.   Fortunately for us, we spent this Saturday at a birthday bash. We celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Oregon Beach Bill. This bill is instrumental in the maintenance and structure of the Oregon coast. Beaches are Read more…

We’re going to the zoo!!!

  But not just to see the tigers! No, we’ll be standing right outside of the tiger exhibit…and talking to people.   Our talks are going to center around the Oregon silverspot butterfly (Speyeria zerene hippolyta). This  butterfly subspecies is native to northern California, the Oregon coast, and southwestern Washington, Read more…

An Ode to Beach Sand

Oh, dear sand! You tiny grains of volcanic matter. Erosive forces wore you down until you were no longer one piece, but thousands specks of quartz, covering the beaches   And now, you are in my shoes And between my toes…behind my ears And in my hair   I’ve washed Read more…