Tag Archives: West Seattle

Twilight in Seattle

Last night we joined some friends for dinner in Seattle. We drove along the water front on our way home and caught this view across the street from Me-Kwak-Mooks park in West Seattle. The Puget Sound in the foreground and … Continue reading

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The Memory of a Sunset

The sun blazed fiery reds and oranges across the evening clouds over the Puget Sound on that Saturday evening in August. A cool breeze blew across the water, taking the edge off the day’s heat. Seattle’s buzzing faded with the … Continue reading

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It’s Pink, Get Over It!—Redux

Thank you for joining me for the summer redux series. I will be re-posting stories you may not have read, in the fashion of a summer re-run. The original “It’s Pink, Get Over It!” story posted back in September 2011. … Continue reading

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A Special Edition: Not Psychic Barbers, Halloween

Today’s post is not about Psychic Barbers, however, I could not resist sharing this photo. This barber shop in West Seattle proudly displays its neon sign. If you stop by and you want your hair cut, I’m sure all you … Continue reading

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You Get What You Pay For—Redux

Thank you for joining me for the summer redux series. I am re-posting stories you may not have read, in the fashion of a summer re-run. We’ll get back to our regular posting schedule in two weeks. The original “You … Continue reading

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The Other Mrs. C.

“Recalculating,” the Garmin said, with its lyrical mechanical voice, “turn right onto 23rd Street in twenty feet.” “I don’t want to turn right, Mrs. C., I want to go to the gas station and get gas and a soda,” Richard said, … Continue reading

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A Near Brush with Fame

A seagull floated on the breeze blowing up from the Puget Sound. The morning sun reflected off the water. Small bungalows mixed with craftsman style homes cramped together vying for breathing room mixed in with the modern glass and metal … Continue reading

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It’s Pink, Get Over It!

The entire neighborhood complained for years when the apartment building fell into disrepair. White paint peeled from the walls and paint flakes littered the sidewalk. The building sold. The neighborhood cheered, until the new owners painted it bubble gum pink. … Continue reading

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