Mike Hicks

Stories

A Little Help for Your Friends

Christmas gofts for those who have everything: service: service with a smile.

Plastic Fantastic / Design

“Plastics,” the man whispered to Dustin Hoffman in The Graduate, and plastics—transformed from junk into art—it is.

Plastic Fantastic / Design

“Plastics,” the man whispered to Dustin Hoffman in The Graduate, and plastics—transformed from junk into art—it is.

Stuck on Cactus

Making a few points about our favorite all-American plant.

Stuck on Cactus

Making a few points about our favorite all-American plant.

A Country Christmas

Holiday gift ideas with a true rustic flavor.

A Country Christmas

Holiday gift ideas with a true rustic flavor.

Easy Money

Faster than a speeding Master Charge, funkier than a garage sale, able to leap bad credit ratings in a single bound. Look, up at the sign! It’s a bank! It’s a store! It’s Super Pawn!

Easy Money

Faster than a speeding Master Charge, funkier than a garage sale, able to leap bad credit ratings in a single bound. Look, up at the sign! It’s a bank! It’s a store! It’s Super Pawn!