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Regional Storytelling Festival Draws National Attention

Regional Storytelling Festival Draws National Attention

by Greg Wright Earlier this summer, Monte Powell’s garden in Federal Way played host to a new regional storytelling festival… the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival. Curated by Des Moines resident... [Read more]

New Storytelling Festival “Nourishes the Community’s Lifeblood” – VIDEO

New Storytelling Festival “Nourishes the Community’s Lifeblood” – VIDEO

by Greg Wright Over 340 guests showed up at PowellsWood Garden on Dash Point Road July 14 to sample some seventeen total hours of storytelling from ten different storytellers, and everyone seemed delighted... [Read more]

Meet the Architect of the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival, Coming July 13-14

Meet the Architect of the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival, Coming July 13-14

by Greg Wright “Pleasures were simpler then,” wrote Indiana novelist Booth Tarkington about the waning days of the 19th century. “But that has never meant less pleasure. Life was slower; but that... [Read more]

South King Media Photographer Hangs Art at Scotch and Vine June 11

South King Media Photographer Hangs Art at Scotch and Vine June 11

Award-winning South King Media photojournalist Michael Brunk will have a selection of his photographs featured at The Scotch and Vine in Des Moines throughout June. The photos are being hung in the restaurant’s... [Read more]

Regional Storytelling Festival Debuts at PowellsWood in July

Regional Storytelling Festival Debuts at PowellsWood in July

For thousands of years, the role of the storyteller has been to educate, entertain, and enchant listeners, young and old. Storytelling celebrates the wisdom and diversity of human experience, often using... [Read more]

PHOTOS: With Crypticon In Town, Zombies Can’t Be Far Behind

PHOTOS: With Crypticon In Town, Zombies Can’t Be Far Behind

Little did regional leaders know when they built it, but the Link Light Rail system has become a weak spot in SeaTac’s zombie defense plan. Brains, trains… I guess they go together when you’re... [Read more]

VIDEO: Amazing ‘Shadow Tree’ Art Seen On Southcenter Blvd.

VIDEO: Amazing ‘Shadow Tree’ Art Seen On Southcenter Blvd.

Friend of the Blog and local Artist Maureen Hoffmann shared this incredibly beautiful find she videotaped this week in Tukwila – she calls it a ‘Shadow Tree’ and as she posted on her... [Read more]