It’s not This Time of Year (in the PNW) without…

Mushrooms and  um . . . Bigfoot! This is in response to the Daily Posts photo challenge: It’s Not This Time of Year Without…Show us the one thing without which your holiday season could never be complete. To me, this time of year would not be complete without spending time outdoors. Advertisements Continue reading It’s not This Time of Year (in the PNW) without…

Legend of the Moss Woman

The Native American Indians of Olympic Peninsula did not like to go deep within the rain-forest valleys. There were many things roaming the dark woods, like Seatco (spelling is questionable but pronounced Sea-ahck-toe or something close to that,) who is known as Bigfoot in other places. Scary little people lived along river banks. They would throw sticks at the tribal members canoeing the waterways to get them to turn back, and these creatures were called Stick People.  Perhaps the Stick People were cousins to the Nan-a-push, the little people of the forest. There were Thunderbirds too—huge birds that could move massive boulders … Continue reading Legend of the Moss Woman