Comix

Strange Sound: The Expert

Strange Sound: The Expert

In 1947—a pilot sees strange discs over Rainier…

Strange Sound: The Expert
Comix Diary #3

Comix Diary #3

Cartoonist Tom Van Deusen whines to Seattle Weekly and gets a new assignment.

Comix Diary #3
Intersection: A True Story

Intersection: A True Story

The dark, cascading thoughts an unnecessary interaction sent through one mother’s mind.

Intersection: A True Story
Night Mayor Begins

Night Mayor Begins

Homelessness doesn’t stand a chance when Mayor Murray dons the cape of justice.

Night Mayor Begins
Comix Diary #2

Comix Diary #2

Cartoonist Tom Van Deusen takes his courageous, anti-fascist art to the streets.

Comix Diary #2
Commerce

Commerce

Microeconomics at work on the street.

Commerce
Tall Tales of the Emerald City: Glassybaby Origin Stories

Tall Tales of the Emerald City: Glassybaby Origin Stories

Where the candle holders’ fanciful name and color combos (may) have come from.

Tall Tales of the Emerald City: Glassybaby Origin Stories
A Trail On Mt. Si

A Trail On Mt. Si

In North Bend, weird ruminations during a search for the right trailhead.

A Trail On Mt. Si
Comix Diary #1

Comix Diary #1

In the first part of our series, Tom Van Deusen earnestly re-evaluates his artistic intentions in a Post-Trump world.

Comix Diary #1
Waiting For #2

Waiting For #2

Poor ol’ Garf is having a rough commute today.

Waiting For #2
Amanita Claus

Amanita Claus

Do modern Christmas symbols come from a sacred Siberian shamanic mushroom? There’s a strong case.

Amanita Claus
Seattle’s Circulatory System

Seattle’s Circulatory System

Notes from a seasonal mail truck driver.

Seattle’s Circulatory System
Sound on the Sound

Sound on the Sound

Seattle sea-life rings in the new year.

Sound on the Sound
Notice of Proposed Land Invasion

Notice of Proposed Land Invasion

In a world where literally everything is under construction…

Notice of Proposed Land Invasion
Strange Sound: The Ballad of Carlos Bulosan

Strange Sound: The Ballad of Carlos Bulosan

The Seattle immigrant who wrote one of the U.S.’ most powerful books on labor and Filipino identity.

Strange Sound: The Ballad of Carlos Bulosan
The Evergreen State

The Evergreen State

Washington’s landscape is green both with botanical verdance and nuclear gnarliness.

The Evergreen State
A Survival Guide to Seattle’s Winter Months

A Survival Guide to Seattle’s Winter Months

Stay wet and woke (until your giant chrysalis is prepared for your metamorphosis).

A Survival Guide to Seattle’s Winter Months
December to Remember

December to Remember

Sometimes, when the holiday season comes around, we forget the important things…

December to Remember
Out in the Sticks

Out in the Sticks

A former Seattle artist who left for Bremerton, then Clallam Bay, reflects on urban vs. rural life.

Out in the Sticks
Confronting Racism: It’s An Ongoing Activity

Confronting Racism: It’s An Ongoing Activity

Working towards civil rights and social justice is an everyday effort—here’s a few ways to engage.

Confronting Racism: It’s An Ongoing Activity