Monthly Archives: February 2013

Whatcom WRITES! this Sunday

I read.  I write.  I write and read.  With much prompting from two supportive writing groups, I finally began to send out entries. Last year, 2012, I began to read my work at open mics.  Finally, by November, I cast … Continue reading

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Chasing Ginger Baker

1968     I own a head shop/record store, The Groove Company.  Rock ‘n’ roll plays over big speakers.  Musicians and fans frequent the shop.  I overhear a conversation as I re-arrange the water pipes.  “Ginger Baker is the best f-*@king … Continue reading

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Rant When You Least Expect It

When it seems a blur… and opinions mar the sunshine… Nearly puritanical rolls right into politics like a tank.  Runs right up the Supreme Court steps, aiming to crush any past legislation dealing with the vagina. It roars up a … Continue reading

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TONIGHT!!!    I am honored to be reading two poems at SpeakEasy 10 with the Shy Chi-ters, an all star cast: Michael Eugene Berg, Pam Weil, Barbara Gobus, Mary Haslam, Ann Ohren, Julie Turner and Linda Hirsh! Join us Sunday, February 17th at the Amadeus Project … Continue reading

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Two Poems — by Susan J. Erickson

Two Poems — by Susan J. Erickson. Do enjoy these two poems by Sue Erickson that appear in The Museum of Americana.  I am honored to be in a writing group with Sue!!!

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Insider Scoop: 2013 Chuckanut Writers Conference

Insider Scoop: 2013 Chuckanut Writers Conference.

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Year of the Snake

I lived with Ruby for a while–over there on 14th and Lafayette on Capitol Hill in Denver.  Ruby was stunning.  She stopped people in the street with her graceful curves and ease of demeanor. Ruby was a six foot boa … Continue reading

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