Three Things, Issue Forty-Six

ONE: BROTHER Have you ever prayed for someone to die? I was a young adolescent when I began to pray regularly for my brother to die. It’s not something I’m proud of and I’d usually send up a petition for forgiveness at the same time, just for good measure. Life with my brother was a […]

Three Things, Issue Forty-Five

ONE: JUNE It’s the third of June, issue 45. Nearly halfway through 2018. So many words written in just under a year. Far more words than I wrote in the previous three years. But no submissions. Zero. It was back in January when I published this post and publicly proclaimed that 2018 was going to […]

Three Things, Issue Forty-Four

ONE:SUMMER It’s still officially spring, but isn’t Memorial Day the unofficial start of summer? I guess we can start wearing white now. Just kidding–you know you can wear white wherever and whenever the hell you want to, right? And anyone who lives in the Pacific Northwest knows that summer doesn’t truly begin until sometime in […]

Three Things, Issue Forty-Three

It’s back to basics this week, dear readers. I have a bit of Seattle music to share with you, a brand-new yoga streaming site that is wonderfully inclusive and long-overdue in the yoga world, PLUS the absolute best thing I’ve cooked in recent memory. Music, yoga and tacos. It doesn’t get much better than that, […]

Spicy Chorizo and Potato Tacos

(Adapted slightly from Cook’s Illustrated.) Filling: 2 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2″ chunks 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons ancho chile powder 2 tablespoons smoked paprika 3 teaspoons ground coriander 3 teaspoons dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper Pinch ground allspice Salt and pepper 6 tablespoons apple […]