Even the smaller crowds at the THING festival looked impressive. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)

Even the smaller crowds at the THING festival looked impressive. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: From one THING to another

You must sign in or register to continue reading content.

More in Opinion

Point of View: LWV studies, supports Healing Campus

By Linda Benson The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization,… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: Things could be worse

THERE ARE FEW sounds more comforting than the steady drumming of heavy… Continue reading

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: From one THING to another

THIS FESTIVAL THING is out of control. And that’s good. Once upon… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: Wooden boat worries

IT’S TIME for the 43rd annual Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival. Wooden… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: Backpacking tips

THERE’S NOTHING QUITE like the freedom of the hills, with the mountains… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: So sad to see them go

IT’S SAD TO see an old friend go away. It begs the… Continue reading

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: Seeing the place anew

THE DAY BEGAN with a deep breath before a stand of tall… Continue reading

WEST END NEIGHBOR: Moving Mom to Port Angeles

“Would Simba ever settle in to the noise of car and highway?”… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: The tourist’s revenge

IN LAST WEEK’S column, I was making fun of the silly questions… Continue reading

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: This is us — handle with care

TALKING ABOUT THIS is uncomfortable: On that we can all agree. Yet… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: More frequently asked tourist questions

WHETHER IT’S AN effect of climate change, the economy or the internet… Continue reading

WEST END NEIGHBOR: No punchline to mask sadness, grief

THE CALL FROM Highland Court in Port Angeles telling me my dad… Continue reading