HI-Blog

March 2, 2017

420 and Trump – The Devil’s Work?

(Author’s Note:  This is not meant to be a political posting, and I truly hope that readers do not take it as such.  I make it a point not to engage in National Politics in this greatest-of-all-Countries.  I feel blessed to be here, and enjoy the relatively low taxation regime under which we live.  This article is about numbers and their strange inter-relationships – a subject that has engaged and amused me since childhood). Today marks the 42nd day of the Presidency being defined by Donald Trump, it is also […]
August 16, 2016

Porcine Ramblings: Cannabis Enforcement in WA

“You’re big and bad and scary — But people see through you” (Bruce Cockburn) As we approach the 25th Anniversary Celebration of Hempfest (North America’s Biggest and the World’s Best Protestival), I wanted to reflect briefly on some of the carryovers from the age when “The Man” routinely ruined the lives of it’s children by criminalizing their recreational and medical choices relating to Cannabis. First and foremost – we’ve come a long way, but the Herb is not yet legal.  Smoke a joint this weekend in front of Washington State […]
August 3, 2016

Poem: Cannabis Haiku

Cannabis the Plant Is not Cannabis a Drug? Cannabis the Cure
August 2, 2016

PSA6 – Patients – you are VALUABLE!

Dearest Patient: In the spirit of motivational speakers the world over, please know that you are valuable.  While you have intrinsic value as the wonderful and caring soul that you no doubt are, you also have value to whomsoever you choose to share your hard-earned money with when you purchase your medicine. As the following shows, the schoolchildren of Washington should be thankful to you (both for funding their education and for de-funding the pushers that would otherwise prey upon them). I assume that many of our vulnerable Patients have chosen […]