Show cover of Places to Be

Places to Be

Join host Ty McDonald on a 2000 mile van trip around the Pacific Northwest corner of the USA -- interviews, chance encounters, musings, and observations from a simple adventure on the road.

Tracks

introduction (the pattern and the clamor)
part 1: go away and be quiet 
07:49 01/21/2021
ch. 1 - ready to go
portland arrival, provisioning, a cafe encounter, Michelle Jones of the wayfinding academy, maps
18:12 01/21/2021
ch. 2 - roots
Rob Maletis Sr and Rob Maletis Jr, their beverage distribution business, and the bold ancestor who started it all off 
43:02 01/21/2021
ch. 3 - island in the rain
music with Case Calloway / Antone Proler
20:41 01/21/2021
ch. 4 - respondere
a library chat with writer Sallie Tisdale 
37:57 01/21/2021
ch. 5 - your own row to hoe
part 2: flowing... farming talks with Nat Evans, a roadside friend, and more
34:38 01/21/2021
ch. 6 - ganbatte
coffee with John Nomura, soto zen buddhism, meaning. 
33:26 01/21/2021
ch. 7 - integrate
coffee companion, diner wisdom, and wine with architect and writer, Roger Wallace
46:10 01/21/2021
ch. 8 - i'll let you be in my dreams if i can be in yours
part 3: woods and water ...  parking lot, cormorants, diner wisdom, whales, fortunes, campfire dreams
24:08 01/21/2021
ch. 9 - passing on through
rolling along the washington coast, formerly young, kwalla, a wise dog, tangles, the old feeling, Lucille, water waving forever, just like me and you
08:09 01/21/2021
ch. 10 - what'll it be?
a collossus, a river, astoria, shipwrecks, beer
35:20 01/21/2021
ch. 11 - boundless
cannon beach connection 
16:55 01/21/2021
ch. 12 - there is a fountain
part 4: inward and up... slow roads, fog, pioneers, water falling
15:22 01/21/2021
ch. 13 - skull hollow
bend, smith rock, misery ridge
12:58 01/21/2021
ch. 14 - again
return, return
07:29 01/21/2021