When I told friends and family that I was participating in a sanctioned triathlon, in Kirkland, WA., at Carillon Point, the number one question asked, was: “Why?” As featured in The Huffington Post.
With a remarkable collection of people, deep and informative history, wooded retreats, admired public schools, a variety of shops and restaurants, a farming community, artistic culture, and a unique location, Bainbridge Island has much to[…]
“Merry Christmas, Mom!” my young daughter, 11, squealed, as she and her two brothers ran around our favorite tree lot. “This is the one place,” she continued, “you can say ‘Merry Christmas’ and no one[…]
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Rush-hour traffic etiquette takes on a new meaning on Bainbridge Island, where the streets abound with the sound of children playing; basket-ball hoops hang from trees on opposite sides of the street, the centerline dividing[…]
Something there is about a pregnant woman that invites intrusions physical and mental from friends and strangers alike. As featured in The Seattle Weekly.
It’s the first night of class at the University of Washington’s Non-Fiction Writers’ Program. I open the classroom door and, seemingly, enter a recurring dream I had in undergrad. My piece as featured in The[…]
IT IS A GIVEN that Russia in the post-Soviet era is eagerly awaiting American instruction in the proper way to live and prosper. So it came as some surprise to us when, bound for St.[…]