Category Archives: Politics

Mountain Time.

“They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they never kept but one; they promised to take our land, and they took it.” -Dee Brown: Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee We have driven approximately 1379.29 miles … Continue reading

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Go as you were.

For weeks now I have been trying to write about the zombie apocalypse of the Pacific Northwest. I have stopped and started, erased and rewritten time and time again. I can’t find the beginning of this piece and I think … Continue reading

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Civilization.

“I pulled into the Cactus Tree Motel, to shower off the dust / and I slept on the strange pillows of my wanderlust” – Joni Mitchell (Amelia) I wish I could write about experiencing true isolation and self-reliance in the … Continue reading

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