• Winter Bliss at Artist Point

    The mood of a Pacific Northwest winter is defined by monochromatic clouds and a never-ending somber …

  • Requiem for the Salish Sea Orcas

    The orca population of the Pacific Northwest is dying. There isn’t much debate about this; every exp…

  • The Art of Hokking

    In the remote Altai Mountains of Northwest China the word for ski is “Hok”. For me, in the North Cas…

  • Do they really say “Mush?”

    “Why in God’s name would you do that?” The Peace Arch border agent stared at me like I’d lost my min…

  • Saving Chuckanut Island

    I am standing here on the west side of Chuckanut Island trying to understand what I am seeing and wh…