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December 30, 2017

Around 5am every morning, I find myself squished between two warm bodies. Robert usually has his arm draped over me and Sedona is curled up in a ball—sometimes with newly wet fur—on my legs. This is hardly “spooning”; it’s more like being in a waffle iron. I feel hot a...

August 21, 2016

10 years ago I arrived in Seattle, single and thirty-something.

I was recruited and relocated for a job that wasn’t really mine to begin with (long story) and left the people and place I loved. I drove up from Los Angeles on a 10-day trip, wildly excited and anxious, vi...

March 24, 2016

A Little History

First, you should know that I’ve seen Hillary before—not just on TV at every debate and town hall during election season, but in person. In 1992, she stood by then Governor Bill Clinton who gave a rousing speech to us young folks at an event at the Sant...

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