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Keep On Waiting, Waiting For The World To Change

T-minus 112 days and counting. Yep….sitting waiting for the change to happen.

Today, I visited “the Bench”. It is a gathering spot for cronies, uh, I mean recent retirees up town. 548 more words


FTJ Does Vashon Island

One of the really great things about living here at Franke Tobey Jones is the fact that we are on the hill above the ferry to Vashon Island. 546 more words

Franke Tobey Jones


The US border guards were nice, friendly, even welcoming. Seattle bustling with the Hemp Festival, tattoos and dreadlocks celebrating the new marijuana law. Traffic lined up for blocks for the ferry to Vashon Island. 250 more words

Body of missing Vashon, WA woman, Kirsten Proffit, found - Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

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In sad news on Vashon, the body of Kirsten Proffit, the island woman reported missing last Monday, has been found and her family notified, according to Lane Youmans, the coroner of Grays Harbor County.


Vashon, WA woman Kirsten Proffit missing for second day - Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

An island woman has been reported missing since Monday, and anyone with information about her whereabouts is encouraged to contact the King County Sheriff’s Office. 35 more words


The first step is always the hardest

I received a card in the mail from my mom days after she had died. I remember my roommate Ashley calling me in tears because it had been sent to our apartment in Santa Cruz. 520 more words

9 days till Nepal!

Officially 9 days away from another incredible trip back to Nepal!

Back in Pokhara, I will meet with our partner local organization Hope Nepal in which I will meet and develop a rapport with their board members and discuss the time line of our projects, and of course deliver the incredible amount of donations including multi vitamins, school books and clothes that we have received from all of you… 212 more words