Browsing All posts tagged under »Portland«

Update: 10/14/10

October 14, 2010


It’s been a long while since I posted a real blog, but I wanted to write and say it’s not because I’m being lazy again! I haven’t posted because I put a deadline on myself to finish my book by the end of the year, and over the past few weeks have written several chapters […]

A Cause Worth Donating To!

September 27, 2010


It’s that time of year again! The AIDS walk is next Sunday and I will be walking with a few friends to help raise money for the cause. Any chance you’d be willing to donate? Please go to the link below and it’s as simple as clicking a button! You have no idea how much […]

Just Another Life Update…

September 20, 2010


I must say that Portland’s weather suits me. I love the rain. I don’t think I loved the rain in other places because it wasn’t set against a backdrop of Pacific North-West foliage and the giant furs that seem to be everywhere. When it rains a steady cloud of mist ascends through the forests and […]

And life goes on!

July 2, 2010


So life in Portland goes on… The Hawthorne Theatre, otherwise known as my home away from home! Ron, Brenden, and Teeter before our shift. Percy is doing well… a bit flighty but then again that’s to be expected! My office, otherwise known as Ladybug Cafe. And the main character in my new novel (a side […]

What I’m Reading Now…

June 12, 2010


Wonder Boys–Michael Chabon 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Portland— Paul Gerald The Dharma Bums— Jack Kerouac Green Hills of Africa— Earnest Hemingway All of these books inspire me… Here’s why:  Wonder Boys speaks to the writer inside of me, and Kerouac’s, Dharma Bums, speaks to the side of me desiring an unorthodox brand of […]

My Birthday Wish!

June 6, 2010


I’m working on a new project, and wanted to share it with you! If you feel so inclined, please subscribe via the RSS feed! (That’s my wish by the way)…. I’m really hoping you’ll help hold me accountable to this project, and that’s one of the ways you can!

a great find!

June 5, 2010


On my way home, about a week ago, from selling back the plastic, cans and bottles from our house I saw a sign for an estate sale only a street away from my house. It was raining, as usual, but I felt an invisible urge to check things out, and having just made $3.75 from […]