The Portland of My 49th State

When I was young, my family took a lot of road trips up, down, and around everywhere east of the Mississippi, and even once all the way out to Montana. When I moved to Colorado, I took a lot of road trips around the western states to see everything I could before getting my master’s … Continue reading The Portland of My 49th State

279 Days in the Mountains: Recycling, All the Boulderites Are Doing It

I previously wrote about trash and I think it’s about time for a follow up post concerning recyclables. For most of history, trash has just been trash. But if you know anything about Boulder, you won’t be surprised that Boulder is front and center in zero waste initiatives. Every building in the city is filled … Continue reading 279 Days in the Mountains: Recycling, All the Boulderites Are Doing It

Haiku December 19-21, 2014

A Christmas harem Of Jewish women and us Cinnamon scented From a series of haiku I wrote from April 2014 - April 2015 to celebrate the ways that my partner and I were able to enjoy our time together each weekend. I'm publishing only the ones that I believe can be appreciated by someone who wasn't there … Continue reading Haiku December 19-21, 2014

Haiku November 7-9, 2014

Guffaws and chortles Break a crisp Sunday silence It’s not winter yet From a series of haiku I wrote from April 2014 - April 2015 to celebrate the ways that my partner and I were able to enjoy our time together each weekend. I'm publishing only the ones that I believe can be appreciated by someone who … Continue reading Haiku November 7-9, 2014

Haiku June 27-29, 2014

Stir many parts booze, Then pour over bicycles. Laugh along the ride. From a series of haiku I wrote from April 2014 - April 2015 to celebrate the ways that my partner and I were able to enjoy our time together each weekend. I'm publishing only the ones that I believe can be appreciated by someone who … Continue reading Haiku June 27-29, 2014

Haiku April 4-6, 2014

Parking lot wasteland Lingering in welcome sun. Frank Sinatra. Gin. From a series of haiku I wrote from April 2014 - April 2015 to celebrate the ways that my partner and I were able to enjoy our time together each weekend. I'm publishing only the ones that I believe can be appreciated by someone who wasn't there … Continue reading Haiku April 4-6, 2014