• Nina Simone.

    White sugar. White backlash.

    I think Ferguson could use a little Nina Simone right now. Less backlash, more sugar. Simone was born Eunice Kathleen Waymon in Tryon, North Carolina. The sixth of eight children…

    Smith Cove, Seattle

    On Seattle, food, and magic.

    The same engine that seems to attract so many serial killers to the Pacific Northwest has attracted an extraordinarily high number of talented cooks, like these…

    Cydwoq Resort Mary Jane

    On loving shoes.

    After TWELVE years of lusting, I finally bought a pair of Cydwoq shoes. I don’t know the specific count of my shoe collection, but this pair could…