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Kingfisher Cove · 1d ago

Earthly Things

Yesterday we made the trek to Olympia and picked up some more plants. (These are perennials, so they should come back year after year, hence the “investment.”) These plants are for the block...
Kingfisher Cove · 4d ago

Week Thirty-One

Compiled by Amy Siskind Experts in authoritarianism advise to keep a list of things subtly changing around you, so you’ll remember. Another week for the history books: Trump is under investi...
Kingfisher Cove · 4d ago

Bwahahaha!

Ladies and Gentlemen: The parents of my upcoming grandson! Snort. (Note: There is NO RELATION to Jeff Beauregard Sessions!) (Shudder). This festive occasion followed a formal ceremony today ...
Kingfisher Cove · 4d ago

America is a Gun

England is a cup of tea. France, a wheel of ripened brie. Greece, a short, squat olive tree. America is a gun. Brazil is football on the sand. Argentina, Maradona’s hand. Germany, an oompah ...
Kingfisher Cove · 1W ago

Wouldja Look at THIS!

These are what are called 4D ultrasound photos. Yes, my grandson, Quinn! This is about 23 weeks in-utero, so a little over half way through Sandra’s pregnancy. I think this particular photo ...
Kingfisher Cove · 1W ago

Not Normal

“Can we please get this out of the way? None of what is happening at the top of government now is normal. None of it. And no one should normalize it. No one. We have a President who lies wit...
Kingfisher Cove · 1W ago

Week Thirty

Experts in authoritarianism advise to keep a list of things subtly changing around you, so you’ll remember. This week all eyes were on the Comey testimony, which opened the door for what cou...
Kingfisher Cove · 1W ago

Week Twenty-Nine

Experts in authoritarianism advise to keep a list of things subtly changing around you, so you’ll remember. This was an abbreviated week with Memorial Day and Congress out of session. Republ...
Kingfisher Cove · 2W ago

San Diego Bliss

We left Seattle under (and then over) clouds, and arrived in San Diego over (and then under) clouds. The stubborn marine layer down there was a little surprising, and even disappointing, but...
Kingfisher Cove · 2W ago

Furious and Frightened

Let's stop and review for a moment what the president of the United States has done regarding Russia in his first 4 months in office... Thus far, Donald Trump has: Invited the Russian foreig...