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Passengers on Alaska Airlines got the chance to see the piece I wrote on Sherman Alexie, the man who can manage to make a joke of anything; even surviving his own brain surgery.
Don't worry, if you weren't flying Alaska in September, you can still check out the piece here, or by visiting Alaska Airlines Beyond Magazine virtual edition.
I have started talking on the internet!
For almost a decade I've had a bookclub with my friend, Greg Miller. We started with the intention of reading through some of the books we've always meant to read.
After the sad news of David Bowie's passing early this year, we decided to steer our two-member club toward a bit of a Bowie tribute and we launched The Bowie Book Club podcast to read through the artist's famous 100 favorite books list.
Check us out also on Facebook & Twitter, where we post the ephemera along our way though each book.
It was a pleasure to work with Melinda Gates and write this cover profile, Giving Spirit for the Alaska Airlines Magazine, Alaska Beyond.
I was recently named the winner of the 16th annual Oregon Quarterly Northwest Perspectives Essay Contest and journeyed to Eugene to read my essay, Water, Water Everywhere.
Airports . Ballard . Bangkok . Belize . Bookstores . Brasov . Cal Anderson Park . California . Canada . Chicago . Columbia City . Columbia River . Community . Crete . Eastern Washington . Ethiopia . Georgia . Germany . Greece . Green Lake . Hawaii . Home . Laos . Los Angeles . Maryland . Maui . Minnesota . Museums . Myanmar . Neighborhoods . Nevada . Parks . Pennsylvania . Rhode Island . Romania . Seattle . StreetScenes . Texas . Thailand . Transylvania . Vashon Island . Washington . Wyoming .