It All Comes Back to Food

If we had fossil fuel free farming and used human labor alone, each American would need to work 111 hours a day to feed himself today’s American diet.

Mr. Rogers

The Great Re-Articulation

When you live in a blue bubble, it can be surreal to see problems we’ve long resolved being argued heatedly elsewhere—like our Facebook feed—and suddenly we have to re-articulate everything.

The Ridiculous and The Awesome

Once you surrender yourself to obsession, sooner or later you cross that threshold into the holy weirdness, oscillating between the ridiculous and the awesome.

Captain Claw: Stay On Task

Such a strange species is man! I watch them build fantastic structures along the shore as if by hubris alone they can hold back the rising ocean. Do they not realize what’s in store for them?


The Barricades of Heaven

So many of us on the Left Coast have made that fateful journey to Los Angeles to chase our dreams, and were met by the Barricades of Heaven.

The Worst Thing in Life

I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is ending up with people who make you feel all alone.

coastal cat

Coastal Cat: A Week Alone

The sea lifts and falls, lifts and falls, and I search for a fresh place in the litter box where I won’t get a dangler. Just you try having one of those for a whole week.