We have all been scientists at one point or another in our lives


To start things off, I’ve been asked to read this brief notice: the city council announces the opening of a new dog park at the corner of Earl and Somerset, near the Ralph’s. They would like to remind everyone that dogs are not allowed in the dog park. People are not allowed in the dog park. It is possible you will see hooded figures in the dog park. Do not approach them. Do not approach the dog park. The fence is electrified and highly dangerous. Try not to look at the dog park, and especially do not look for any period of time at the hooded figures. The dog park will not harm you.

-Welcome to Night Vale

The Curtis Game


All photos by Britta Hartfiel

Our friend Curtis is a long-time puzzler. He’s also the person responsible for creating and nurturing the Portland puzzle community via Puzzled Pint and WarTron. So when his 40th birthday rolled around, some friends of ours decided that the most appropriate gift would be a personalized Star Trek-themed puzzle hunt, starring Curtis himself. Continue reading