Monthly Archives: December 2016

Road Trip

Dear Readers: I will not be posting for about one week. I am going to be in Mendocino, California, spending time with family and friends.

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part L

A Poem for Today “Global Warming” By Jane Hirshfield When his ship first came to Australia, Cook wrote, the natives continued fishing, without looking up. Unable, it seems, to fear what was too large to be comprehended Art for December … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XLIX

Musings in December: J. Richard Singleton “I love Las Vegas because it’s the one city less classy than Los Angeles.” Art in December – Part I of III: Stacy D’Aguiar Below – “Origin” A Poem for Today From “Fresh Oil … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XLVIII

Musings in December: A.S. Byatt “But if you write a version of Ragnarok in the twenty-first century, it is haunted by the imagining of a different end of things. We are a species of animal which is bringing about the … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XLVII

Musings in December: John F. Kennedy “I look forward to an America which will not be afraid of grace and beauty.” Art for December – Part I of IV: Adam Matano Below – “Wild Dog” (bronze, resin) Art for December … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XLVI

Musings in December: Laura Adams Armer “He could tell by the way animals walked that they were keeping time to some kind of music. Maybe it was the song in their own hearts that they walked to.” Art for December … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XLV

Musings in December: Isabella Olivia Ellis “Isn’t it strange that all life can pretty much end, but the universe goes on as it is? No one else exists, but the moon keeps shining and the stars keep falling.” A Poem … Continue reading

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