I’ve just returned from the scene of a conundrum. A few days ago a Whidbey visitor left a comment here on Tidal Life about a section of dock that had floated up and lodged on a local beach. They asked for my help finding the correct agency to remove it. While I was flattered to […]
Beaches and Shores
Shore - noun: the land along the edge of a sea, lake, broad river, etc.
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This house in Cathlamet, Washington is one of the most interesting dwellings I’ve seen in a while. Perched on pilings over the water, with a single remaining tether to the land, it’s like a boat without the commitment to living aboard. This is the kind of place that invites the making of stories. I like […]
Let us not say that a couple who chooses to hold their wedding on the rocks automatically puts their marriage on same. But it’s hard not to make the joke. This was the sanctuary floor for a sea side wedding I attended last weekend at Washington Park in Anacortes, Washington. My kind of church. The […]
Biologically speaking, life is all about the next generation. At the South Jetty of the Columbia River this week, some plant is working hard to ensure its young take root and prosper by sending out extraordinarily long, tough, seed carrying orange tendrils to cover and perhaps choke out competing dune plants. Anyone know what this […]