Dead and Loving It

The guys behind the annual Red, White, and Dead Zombie Walk introduce ZomBcon, the first-ever zombie-culture convention.

09/14/2010 By Tiffany Wan


A Losing Proposition

The Seattle United soccer mom who dares to want her child to lose.

08/10/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


A Diamond in the Rough

Five reasons you shouldn’t skip the U.S Amateur golf championship at Chambers Bay.

07/20/2010 By Matthew Halverson


Ira Glass Has the Flu

Ira Glass visits Seattle for a live taping of This American Life at Benaroya Hall.

07/20/2010 Edited by Laura Dannen


The No-Buy Zone

The brain behind the Great American Apparel Diet ( ) on what she learned by not shopping for a year.

07/19/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


Smells Like Green Spirit

Amos Lee headlines, brand-new eco-friendly music festival, GreenNote, which also features local acts Ian Moore, Rocky Votolato, and Star Anna and takes place the same weekend as the Capitol Hill Block Party.

06/16/2010 By Laura Dannen


More to Love

A conversation with Dr. Elisabeth Sheff, assistant professor in the Sociology Department at Georgia State University, who has studied polyamorous couples and families since 1997.

05/21/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


Mayor of Cirque City

Former Pacific Northwest Ballet dancer Adam Miller runs away with the circus: Cirque du Soleil’s Kooza, which sets up camp in Marymoor Park for nearly all of June.

05/18/2010 Edited by Laura Dannen


Big Love

For Seattle polyamorists, love is a many-partnered thing. And managing the jealousy is a full-time job.

05/10/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


A Star Is Born…

…but will her mother survive the delivery?

04/16/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


Going the Distance

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

03/12/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


Ring Cycle

Married ladies (put another ring on it).

02/17/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


Civil Disobedience

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

01/22/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


The Vision Thing

Looking at the world through eggplant-colored glasses.

12/14/2009 By Kathryn Robinson


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


Cheater, Cheater

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

09/15/2009 By Kathryn Robinson


Slide Show: A Day for Fun and Family

Snapshots from the Brotherton Family Fun Fest



A Day for Fun and Family

Snapshots from the Brotherton Family Fun Fest



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