The View from a Drawbridge

The random musings of a bridgetender with entirely too much time on her hands.

I just watched Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, one of my favorite Christmas shows, for what’s probably the 40th annual time. I wanted to do something festive because I’ll be working Christmas day. But being in a cynical mood, I’m noticing this year that this is actually a pretty cruel flick. It starts off with …

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One of my coworkers moonlights as a Duckboat Tour operator here in Seattle. I’ve yet to have the opportunity to take one of these tours, but it’s way up there on my to-do list. Just riding in a vehicle that leaves the street then plunges into the water, then later drives back out again, would …

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