Fires on the Beach, Pelicans, and Kites… Oh My!

Fun on a string… Pelicans in flight Firelight… We just got back from spending several very nice days with Karen’s family. They all traveled in from California and Florida and we went, en mass, to stay in Long Beach, Washington. The place… Blackwood Cottages. We recommend them highly. What a great spot. Thanks Carolyn forContinue reading “Fires on the Beach, Pelicans, and Kites… Oh My!”

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Augusten Burroughs

Read “Running With Scissors” or “Dry” or maybe “Magical Thinking”? No? Well, if you haven’t… you should give one a go. My personal favorite is “Dry”. It’s a book of essays that highlight different points in the author’s life while he was trying to get sober. His writing is first rate and he handles hardContinue reading “Augusten Burroughs”

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Pink Martini and the Columbia Theater

Last night we went with some friends to see Pink Martini play at the Columbia Theater in Longview, Washington. First… the Columbia Theater. Very cool. It was saved from being demolished in 1980 thanks to a little event called the eruption of Mt. St. Helens. The equipment was there and ready to go, poised toContinue reading “Pink Martini and the Columbia Theater”

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Three Years

April 9. Happy Anniversary to us. I’ve had three sweet, spectacular years with my girl so far. It’s a lovely thing, moving down the road of life with “the one”. I am completely satisfied, content, and so excited about all the adventure ahead of us.

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Seattle, the Bagdad, and Drag Queens… Oh My!

It’s 10:59 AM… we just got up after sleeping 12 hours. I think we were exhausted. Now, here I sit… the house quiet, the coffee just brewed, Karen and I each checking our respective emails on our respective laptops. There isn’t anyone else here. Seems strange after the fun, busy week we just had. ItContinue reading “Seattle, the Bagdad, and Drag Queens… Oh My!”

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