My Kingdom For A Car

My Kingdom For A Car

I admit this Nexusmod game image has nothing to do with Phil Ochs’ song “My Kingdom For A Car” but it’s illustrative in its own way. Phil wrote: I’ve found my freedom Her and I been flying down that highway of gold My shirtsleeves are...
DWELL Being, Vancouver

DWELL Being, Vancouver

Photo – Kol Peterson’s Backdoor Revolution – A Definitive Guide to ADU Development. DWELL Being – Vancouver, WA   The plan is to provide comprehensive support and assistance to help 5,000 homeowners build new Auxilliary Dwelling Units (ADUs) in...
Home Is Where… Summer 2004

Home Is Where… Summer 2004

House Concert in Home, Washington in 2004 It turned out that the house concert I thought was in Lakebay, Washington was actually in a nearby town called Home. There is something deeply comforting about the cosmic twist that would have me going Home to play this first...
Doomsday Foresworn – January 1, 02000

Doomsday Foresworn – January 1, 02000

Back on January 1, 02000 I made a new millennium resolution. I gave up preparing for the end of the world. If the world ends, it’s going catch me by surprise. I woke up to find my cupboard full of black beans and rice, canned milk and coffee and remembered that...
Both Sides of the Street – April 5, 2003

Both Sides of the Street – April 5, 2003

We had a peace march in Fort Bragg, California when George W. Bush invaded Iraq. It drew hundreds of coastal citizens who gathered near the Exxon station. We marched down Main Street with banners, flags, drums and a police escort past a contingent of citizens in front...