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Photograph of the Week

Harold Lavern Welke

Harold was the eldest son of Germans from Russia immigrant parents, Ferdinand Welke and Mary Magdalena Dargatz. He was born 5 July 1926 in Portland Oregon. 27 more words

Genealogist Journal

Against The Grain: Shroud Of The Heretic

When I listen to heavy/extreme music one of the things that really gets my attention are the lyrics and rhythms. There is something truly hypnotic about a pummeling drum beat that hits you the right way. 148 more words

Against The Grain

SCBWI in Oregon

It’s too late to sign up for one-on-one crits and manuscript reviews but you can still attend a day with an editor from Dial, an author, a picture book agent and me. 82 more words


Valentine's Day

I’m such a sucker for this holiday. I don’t usually expect to get things, but I think it’s a fun excuse to do something special for the person you love. 256 more words