March 11, 2016–Mabel Pike, Tlingit Artist

Years and years ago, as I was having my first inklings I wanted to be a writer, I interviewed Mabel Pike for a story I was working on. Though I’ve lost my notes from that day, and I… Read More

We Who Are The Quick

We lose people, we who are the quick. Or maybe it’s more accurate to say they leave us. We hold tight to them, for all we are worth, but in the end, if they see the crack in… Read More

There is a man with a gun

We wear boredom and routine like armor. At work in the shop, I inhabit the same chair, strum the same calculator, answer the same phone and field the same damn questions I’ve been dealing with for 20 years…. Read More