Sunny had two teeth in her lower jaw and it looked like maybe three on top. She was riding a bicycle made of a lot of recycled parts, wearing a baseball cap set sideways, pajama bottoms with bunnies and a tattered coat. Her sunglasses looked like Yoko Ono may have worn them in the past. Tattoos covered the back of her left hand.
The handle bars carried two black plastic bags laden with cans and bottles banging together as she pulled up to the bottle recycling facility. I…Continue
This is "Sexual Assault Awareness Month. " I read yesterday that the current POTUS signed an act that made it so. It's hard to think of something more ironic if not completely phony than this man declaring it.
We've all read or heard the rumors, if they can be called rumors still about his own beliefs. Some might say that he has redeemed himself, that time has passed etc. I like believing in redemption being possible…Continue
I have a friend who can't figure out how to do anything. That wouldn't be so bad but he knows I can, and since nobody has to walk to a phone booth anymore he doesn't see anything wrong with calling at any hour.
I would complain more but his uncle who had an agricultural business in southern Oregon, if you get my drift, actually named me in his will a few years ago. I didn't know he was going to but he remembered all the time I had spent helping him build his house and being…Continue
If you hang a round a bar at the mouth of The Columbia River until closing time you hear a lot of talk about what to do with the sea lions.
The docks are known as sea lion docks. That doesn't make much sense to me since "sea" is already in the name. They don't need docks but boats do. Nobody can get down there most of the time and getting off your boat isn't going to happen.…Continue