Inkshot No.26: How To Let Others Help You

INKSHOT NO.26 | BY INDIA SUSANNE HOLDEN | SEATTLE |  4-29-16 BUMMER. I HAVE to return the little used laptop I bought yesterday. The finger mouse it comes with just kills my wrist. I’m a loyal customer because this place has a cool low-income program. Because I already looked at their 12” machines, I know they…

Inkshot No.25:  Oh My Reef!

INKSHOT NO.25 | BY INDIA SUSANNE HOLDEN | SEATTLE |  4-28-16 IF YOU’RE INTERESTED in climate change and the oceans you probably know that our reefs are having some problems. Reports about die-offs, called coral bleaching, have become common place. To be honest, because reefs are ocean nurseries where much of the sea’s life begins, I almost can’t…

Inkshot No.24: Penis Theft And Other Truths

INKSHOT NO.24 | BY INDIA SUSANNE HOLDEN | SEATTLE | 4-27-16 In Thailand, India, China, in Medieval Europe, and on the African continent as recently as the 1980’s, afflicted men flooded doctor’s offices and hospitals because their penises had been stolen or shrunken into their bodies to the point of disappearance. ONE OF OUR victories…

Inkshot No.23: Amazon Makes A Home for Homeless In Seattle

Inkshot No.23 | By India Susanne Holden | Seattle |  4-26-16 Amazon, in partnership with Seattle Mayor Ed Murray is getting involved in solving Seattle’s house-less crisis. Where you well up as a tiny rivulet out of the ground, you wend your path this way and that, around grass bushels and rocks, an old tree limb, what…

Inkshot No.20 – Today:  Happenings on Indra’s Net

Inkshot No.20  | By India Susanne Holden | Seattle |  4-21-16 Sometimes a second pass clarifies the message.I turned a recent blog post, On a Southern Train, into the speech I gave at my Toastmasters club yesterday. The initial point was that everyone can make a difference. The realization on the second pass was that we do make a difference.…

Inkshots – 1 Minute Reads About How The World Is Better Than You Think. Today:  Goodness Shines In the Struggle For LGBT Freedoms

            Inkshot No.19  | By India Susanne Holden | Seattle |  4-20-16 TODAY, THE WORLD is so much better than I thought. North Carolina, in the crosshairs since it passed the “bathroom law,”* is the cause of an extraordinary outpouring, When the brouhaha first began, I thought to myself, here we go, anti-LGBTQ legislation…