It poured rain all day. We spent most of the afternoon in the cabin drinking tea and eating vegetable soup.
Shyia is a maremma sheepdog, a guardian breed. She protects the horses and chases deer out of the garden. Her eyes are yellow/green. Teeth sharp and stark white. She towers over Luka.
Sondra’s scenic murals from a cowboy show.
This one was just rotting in the bush. D and his dad held it up for me to see.
The outdoor shower is tucked in close to the creek where it pulls it’s water from. Cold and really fucking cold are the two temperature options.
Modesty wall for bathers.
The road in is too rough without a four wheel drive. We park off the logging road and trek through the forest past a trailer that’s been taken over by marmots.
Darby’s pop’s garlic farm. Over the summer I’ll be here on my days off, helping out with the harvest.
Garlic fields between the greenhouse and past the empty chicken coop. Three percherons beyond that.
Cabin with a loft bed where his dad and partner live. Attached is the open kitchen/mudroom. Big raven cooing on the peak.
By far the nicest outhouse in the valley.
Stoke the coals underneath for a hot bath.
Wash up sink.