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Aug 17, 2012
I’VE JUMP-STARTED A LOT of cars in my 33 years: a filthy, one-eyed Celica sunken alongside a cypress swamp in Louisiana; a wheezing Volkswagen Rabbit clinging to a mountain guardrail in...
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Aug 14, 2012
Yes, I wanted to be universally adored—but not famous
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May 19, 2009
P-Town Diary
Another Brooklynite trades the Big Apple for a Portland state of mind.
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May 19, 2009
In a bicoastal struggle to find a place to raise their special son, a family ends up where they started; Portland.
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May 19, 2009
A veteran reporter—and woeful speller—faces his fear of bees.
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May 19, 2009
A clerk at Powell's finds multiple loves (and other difficulties) in between the pages.
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May 19, 2009
Does Portland have room for two more Bay Area transplants?
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May 19, 2009
Being a television news reporter in Portland requires fancy footwork. And sensible footwear.
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May 19, 2009
My friend Jeremy and I are baby-stepping down a path—gingerly, oh so gingerly, because by “path,” I mean a jagged scar through a vertiginous deathscape of blackberry brambles, undoubtedly forged by...
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May 19, 2009
THE TRAIN ARRIVES like an angel—an almost empty Blue Line, its warmth a mercy after I’ve been shivering in the November night at Pioneer Courthouse Square. I snuggle into a seat, turn on my iPod...
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