Category Archives: Community

Burning

I wrote the flash fiction and commentary below, 10 days ago. The smoke cleared between then and now, but this morning it was back with eye and nose-burning vengeance. I sympathize with those on the other side of the mountains where the fires still … Continue reading

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I Will Never Forget

For those of you outside of the US, this day may be just like any other, but for me September 11th is always momentous. On this day in 2001, I was up extra early and caught the news after the first plane … Continue reading

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Lunchtime Spit-shine

The weather on our trip up the Washington coast gave us heat, chill, rain, fog, wind and sunlight all in a day. Fortunately, our stop for a picnic lunch at the sand cliffs above Dungeness Spit was full of sunshine. 

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Going, Going, Gone

Sunset at LaPush, the northern point of the Washington state Olympic Peninsula. We drove all day to see it, and it was worth the wait. Continue reading

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To the Point

Here are a few photos of 1st Beach, LaPush, WA in the evening light just before sunset. Note the happy dogs and bunches of surfers. Continue reading

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Rooster in the Junkyard

Another from my archives this summer. This was an unexpected visitor to our side yard during my husband’s birthday party. We found out later our neighbors just got chickens. I can also tell the exact timing of this photo since all … Continue reading

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