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November 14  •  Favorites, Humor

What Is the Universe Trying to Tell Me?

As Bill Nye says, the Universe sends out "cosmic guidance." Need proof? Here's a Twitter feed of people asking "what is the universe trying to tell...

May 14  •  Favorites, Humor

Playing the Hitler Card — Not Just for Fox News

Politicians and Fox News love to compare their opponents to Hitler or the Nazis. But the use of the Hitler card has been around as long as Hitler.


May 7  •  Favorites, Humor, Writing

Starbucks and Vaginas, and Other Word Weirdness

Starbucks and vaginas. Two words you never thought you'd see together. But there they are. So order a tall cappuccino and learn how these words are...

April 24  •  Favorites, Fiction, Short Stories

Lost in the Company of Santas

Short story: They step off the train into the Portland rain. Santas, Mrs. Santas and Easter Bunnies. Tens, twenties and more ... their numbers...


April 16  •  Favorites, Fiction, Short Stories

A Mid-Winter Night’s Traditions

Short story: Traditions mean a lot to this close group of college friends. But for outsiders joining their annual ski trip, these traditions can be...

February 15  •  Favorites, Fiction, Humor, Short Stories

The Look of Strangers

Short fiction: "I’ve lived here for over three years, but I still get that “look” from strangers every time I step into a diner or coffee shop...


October 8  •  Favorites, Fiction, Humor, Short Stories

When Night Falls, It Comes Without Warning

As night falls, a white shadow slithers off the main highway and toward the end of the cul-de-sac. Gather the children, because it’s come for them...

October 2  •  Favorites, Humor

Fall Is … Hunting and Backyard Burn Piles

To really enjoy fall, you have to get outside and experience the best that nature has to offer, which includes hunting and backyard burn piles.


July 11  •  Favorites, Humor

Tangled Web of Evidence Lingers After Facebook Status Change

Scrubbing painful evidence of relationship mistakes from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other sites can be a challenge.

July 4  •  Cartoons, Favorites, Humor

Life of a Buddhist

What is the life of a Buddhist like compared to the average person? This cartoon explains it all ... well, some of it.