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Advent and the New Moon

The Darkness

The murk of this part of the year in the Pacific Northwest is really something. If I could, I’d get away for a good two months of it, or at least I like to imagine that, currently looking at pictures of friends in places like Thailand or Bali. 394 more words


Tattoos for Standing Rock Water Protectors

I’ll be tattooing these designs to fundraise money for Standing Rock Camps. Water protectors are fighting peacefully to protect their sacred places and the water from Missouri river. 248 more words


Grandma; Portland, OR

This is the house where my grandmother grew up, in Portland.  I asked her to draw it on a visit, while we were sitting in her kitchen, as I had never seen it before.   221 more words

Portland, OR

IONTW – November 20, 2016

unexpected – boo no juice, but beautiful. didn’t think to try to print with it before I composted it though, boo again

I’m not the only one who sees faces in inanimate objects. 341 more words


Post-election Hypocrisy

(This is part 3 of 3 in my serial of election 2016)

When I was a youngster I was taught that it was important to respect the rule of law and those who uphold it, whether or not I agreed with it. 744 more words


Hey YOU (with the Lenin Tattoo) !

Dedicated to the agitators of Oregon.
We all want you to secede, baby !

Let it BURN while you feel the TRUMP.
(I hope Soros pays you well for your efforts). 432 more words

My Shameful Addiction - To Poetry

Oregon Mayor Speaks on Trump, Cities, Climate Change

(from article by Carey L. Biron)

WASHINGTON — Donald Drumpf’s surprise victory in the U. S. presidential election this week scrambled domestic and international calculations, with particularly notable questions looming about the potential impact on global action around climate change. 1,346 more words

City & Town Level