I thought I’d be an uber-blogger while I was taking time off but instead I’m being monumentally in-the-moment. So here are a few photos from the first days of vacation and I’ll be back later.
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The last two weeks have been bizarre. Not in any negative way, but in the surreal, unforgettable, “how is this my life?” style. I attended the Tin House Writer’s Workshop at Reed College, workshopping with a writer I’ve idolized all through my MFA, THE Jo Ann Beard. 655 more words
Original publish date: October 17, 2013
Today congress approved a bill that would send government workers back to their jobs. NPR reports that in a 285-114 vote, the House of Representatives agreed to a Senate deal that would end the 16-day stand-off, allowing Federal employees – including the 96% of… 298 more words
Wilsonville, Oregon – Saturday, June 22, 2013
The same day work completed on tree netting of 55 European linden trees in the Target parking lot, Rich Hatfield of… 193 more words