The Seed Keeper
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The Seed Keeper

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Meet Reyna Banteah, a farmer from the Pueblo of Zuni, and hear how she conserves treasured seeds to cultivate a more resilient, community-led future. Words and Photos by Abigail LaFleur-Shaffer. Additional photos by Nate Francis.  I’m sure the thought of endangered Read More »

Dear Pride: A Letter to Pride Month
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Dear Pride: A Letter to Pride Month

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Photographer Gretchen Powers and her wife Kaleigh give gratitude to the individuals that supported their queer journeys towards acceptance and feeling safe in their communities. Words and Photos by Gretchen Powers.  Dear Pride, Thank you to the millions of LGBTQ+ people Read More »

Making and Sharing Art: Pace Taylor
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Making and Sharing Art: Pace Taylor

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In honor of Pride Month, we’re celebrating artists from the Portland LGBTQ+ community and their stories of self-expression. Photos by Ben Sellon. Tattooed across artist Pace Taylor’s (they/them) fingers are the words “take care,” each letter deeply etched on a different Read More »

How Tara Rock is Staying Home
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How Tara Rock is Staying Home

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Grounded at home, wanderlust photographer and Teva Explorer Tara Rock has a new appreciation for the great outdoors of her own backyard and community. Words and Photos by Tara Rock.  Wow you guys. Just wow. Did you ever think this would happen in our Read More »

Grow With the Flow
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Grow With the Flow

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How Teva Explorer Johnie Gall is focusing the stay-home pause in normal life to cultivate a more sustainable lifestyle. Words by Johnie Gall. Photos by Brandon Scherzberg.  I am supposed to be photographing a paleontologist uncovering clues about the future Read More »

Catching Light in the Desert
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Catching Light in the Desert

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Teva Explorer Whitney Mitchell and her best friend retreat to south Texas where they reflected and reset intentions under the wide desert skies. Words and Photos by Whitney Mitchell. My friend Megan and I have a cosmic connection. What started from Read More »