I hate censorship

I am not completely innocent here, I had to tell an activist in Spokane to leave our meeting and sober up before he came back back in 2011.  I have rarely censored anyone, but when I have I… Read More

Independent Review of Washington’s I-502 by state Libertarians

Independent Review, Washington’s I-502, state Libertarians

NORML Loses it’s cool – Reply to the Sensible Washington article from Feb 29th

I have been a supporter of full legalization for a very long time, including the controversial Proposition 19 in California. During Proposition 19 there was a lot of negative emotions stirred up, and there was a lot of… Read More

Craig Beresh (SoCal NORML) vindicated by Keith Stroup according to The Weedly News

As I have been on this topic, of “divide and conquer” and since I have been recently reporting on the actions of some cannabis advocates in leadership roles. It should be pointed out that the director of Southern… Read More

The real corporate vampire in our midst

I have been saying this for years about the “medical only” topic in the cannabis legalization movement. So many people have argued with me that if we legalize cannabis, big tobacco will be the main competitor and it… Read More

Leaving for California

So we are leaving for California at the end of April.  Lots of people have asked  “are you leaving because of the problems with the legalization movement”? Come on, get real!    ROFL   There has been nothing but problems… Read More

Emerald Sun is setting

For a short time, Emerald Sun Design Studio is going to be resting. We opened up with much ambition to see laws change in Washington, we have had high hopes of this and we have given away over… Read More

Props to Doug Hiatt and Sensible Washington!

Props to the I-1068 people, and to NORML! I know that these folks have been under heavy attack as of late.  A lot of conflicts are arising between the medical market, and the legalization movement. Some good things… Read More


There are some very special mothers in my life, who forever changed my life in many positive ways. For my grandmother who not only raised her kids, but also several of her grandchildren, including partially me. She is… Read More

Is legalization bad for our kids?

To me, it seems like the strongest voices and the most well organized legalization groups are asking for “The legalization of marijuana for responsible adults”.. That is the common theme of the legalization movement. NOT to legalize it… Read More