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NASCAR on Water

This image was taken from the website for the Tri-Cities Water Follies, an annual hydroplane race held in my hometown of Kennewick, Washington. This weekend-long event brings thousands to the Tri-Cities for the boat races as well as other things, such as an art show in Richland, that happen the same weekend. 538 more words

Reverse Engineering

Floating on Air

Hydroplane > Hope Against Hope (1999)

As befits their name, Hydroplane make a strain of drone music that evokes the Jesus and Mary Chain, if the Reid brothers were doped up mellow and pondering the state of the universe while staring at the ocean waves sitting on a …. 170 more words


Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum - Kent, WA.

During my winter break, I have visited the Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum in Kent, Washington State. This is a small museum but it’s the nation’s only public museum dedicated solely to powerboat racing. 261 more words

Fun In Kent

Ice sucks!

It has been snowing all day today. Nothing has really been sticking just little bits and pieces. But it has been beautiful to watch. Then something went horribly wrong and that snow turned to ice. 276 more words

Day To Day

When It Rains In Nevada

“Dammit,” Jason said, looking off into the distance. “Looks like we’re coming into some weather.”

“No worries, Pop,” Jason’s eternally optimistic son, Jimmy, said. “We can still make it home by tonight.” 663 more words

Flash Fiction

Highway 31


The drum of the rain

So loud on the roof that

It near drowns out the stereo

The mad cascade and

The reckless red blinking of… 149 more words


What a day.

I have been bad about writing the past few days. I am sorry I fell behind. I feel like today’s shit-storm will make up for the fact that I have had no contact for the past few days because I could not make this shit up if I wanted to. 663 more words