Article

A Star Is Born…

…but will her mother survive the delivery?

04/16/2010 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

Going the Distance

This woman gets quite enough exercise playing tug-of-war with her conscience, thank you.

03/12/2010 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

Ring Cycle

Married ladies (put another ring on it).

02/17/2010 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

Civil Disobedience

Playing social vigilante almost always exacts
 a higher price than enduring the social offense.

01/22/2010 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

The Vision Thing

Looking at the world through eggplant-colored glasses.

12/14/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

A Germaphobe Is Born

Swine flue has a newly paranoid germophobe pondering, What’s worse: pandemic or fear of pandemic?

11/17/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Back Fence

They’ll Always Be With Us…

A year ago this month the Nickelsville homeless encampment, an itinerant community of some 90 individuals, asked to live for three months in the parking lot of University Congregational United Church of Christl, which led to this baffliing question: How c

10/21/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

Cheater, Cheater

Every woman loathes the Other Woman…but how does she feel about the Other Man?

09/15/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Slideshow

Slide Show: A Day for Fun and Family

Snapshots from the Brotherton Family Fun Fest

08/28/2009

Article

A Day for Fun and Family

Snapshots from the Brotherton Family Fun Fest

08/28/2009

Article

What Not to Dare

Is Madonna too old to wear rabbit ears? Am I? What does it mean, dressing my age?

08/13/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

Who’s Calling?

A woman can earn her own financial independence, be fully the agent of her own body, freely pursue her own dreams. She is more than a man’s chattel; more than his romantic ideal. She walks alongside a man as his partner. But for all of feminism’s gr

07/14/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Arrivals

My Seattle

Five immigrants from China, Russia, Finland, France, and Eritrea share their first impressions of Seattle, when they moved here and why, and what makes them stay.

07/02/2009

Article

Doggie Dog World

Dogs in Seattle ride the bus, go to work, and look really cute in clothes. Sorry, but I’m just not that into them.

06/22/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

How Dry I Am

Kathryn Robinson’s thoughts on her new life as a teetotaler.

05/22/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Marriage

Till Disrespect Do Us Part

Seattle couples therapist John Gottman predicts marriage futures and spells out the four ways to burst the bubble of marital bliss.

04/22/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Slideshow

Slide Show: Dress Code

Scenes from: Project Red Dress; Do Good, Feel Good; Artist Trust's 2009 Benefit Art Auction; Pillow Fight Against Homelessness; Make the Evening Matter; Henry Ball.

03/18/2009

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Dress Code

Scenes from: Project Red Dress; Do Good, Feel Good; Artist Trust’s 2009 Benefit Art Auction; Pillow Fight Against Homelessness; Make the Evening Matter; Henry Ball.

03/18/2009 By Laura Cassidy

Article

Bailouts for Buddies

Brother, can you spare a mortgage payment?

03/16/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Article

The Longest March

During admissions month, a middle schooler’s parents know no shame. None whatsoever.

02/11/2009 By Kathryn Robinson