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art show at Coffee By Design

not my first art show, and certainly not my last.  I am making my American debut  (my first in Edinburgh 3 years ago).

prints, postcards and magnets are hanging at both 620 Congress Street and 67 India Street Coffee By Design locations in Portland, Maine until August 10th.   91 more words


Sumner County Commissioner calls local Tea Party a hate group

July 30, 2014 – Hendersonville, TN

During an interview on live radio last week, Sumner County Commissioner and Hendersonville Alderman Paul Goode twice referred to a local tea party group, Sumner United for Responsible Government, as a hate group, a derogatory term generally reserved for violent organizations that target people based on race, religion or other personal characteristics. 248 more words


heartwood and seedling (update)

A few more details have emerged on the proposed Block 136 project set to replace the existing PNCA Goodman building next year. The dual buildings have caused a little stir amongst neighboring residents, who mostly oppose the height bonuses the developer, Security Properties, is proposing. 393 more words


Jayce Marcus: Local Civil Rights Hero

This week I covered Jayce Marcus’s fight for housing at George Fox University. Jayce is not alone in his fight for inclusive housing at a conservative University – trans students across the country find themselves in similar situations every day. 130 more words

Portland, Summer 2014

It’s been awhile since my last post. Last couple of months went by so fast, and I can’t believe summer is almost over. I thought I share with you what we have been doing this summer. 786 more words


It's a Cliche Because It's True

Today I got the final editor markups on what’s going to be “it”: The actual book. I had to fight really hard to balance the instincts of protecting my baby from realizing suggestions are suggestions and what seems obvious to me isn’t obvious to the editor (and, as such, the reader!). 66 more words


Police Officer Involved In Fight With Teen

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a Portland Police Bureau officer was involved in an alcohol-fueled altercation while on vacation at a Trout Lake, Washington, RV park. 168 more words