Kittitas, WA

Sacred Lovers

I am not caught off guard by the popularity of 50 Shades of Grey, a book and movie that has been dubbed, ‘mommy porn.’ It’s ironic that it is getting so many bad reviews and yet it is setting records at the box office. I’m also not caught off by its distortion of relationships and…

Reasons to be Thankful

I was sitting in a local restaurant nursing a cup of joe when a couple at an adjoining table began murmuring about local politics. In a matter of minutes I discovered that everybody around me was complaining about one thing or another. Grumbling is apparently sticky. I found myself complaining about the complaining. Imagine, if…