7. Libby and Les


Getting a Little Squirrely

Squirrels are fascinating, and we have 25 species of the Squirrel Family in our region, according to David Moskowitz’s Wildlife of the Pacific Northwest....

The lost commencement address by Tom Robbins

Photo of Tom Robbins by Dan Wallen. Used with permission of University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections MPH1272 When I was the editor of the...

It’s Easy Being Green — Even After Death

  Leslie Jocelyn Aickin   1947 ~ 2023   “She loved the Earth, and now the earth is loving her right back.”   Feature photo...

Where’s my Glass of Wine? And What Does Housing Have to Do With It?

I recently went out for dinner with a neighbor, a part-time, mostly-here-in-the-summer- kind of neighbor. He teaches at a university, leads research, and publishes...

A ticklish subject

I’ve been doing some research on Humor recently.  Weighty tomes with nearly incomprehensible charts and graphs and jargon tackle the subject from every conceivable...