It’s my great privilege to share an audio interview of Oregon environmental activist Carol van Strum by novelist, memoirist, and Continue reading
In keeping with the season of good news, I’m excited to share two more recent publications: four excerpts from California Continue reading
Portland, Oregon, offers the most dazzling spring of any I’ve experienced. It’s particularly welcome after the coldest February on record Continue reading
As the year draws to a close, I’m struck by the marked—and somewhat encouraging—disconnect between top-down and grassroots forces Continue reading
ICYMI, Greg and I published the sixth conversational essay in our occasional series for Berfrois—this time about valuing property Continue reading
The Ghost Ship fire is almost too horrifying to contemplate. Multiple friends of friends are still among those unaccounted Continue reading
Today in Berfrois: New adventures in subverting expository form—the fifth installment in my occasional conversational essay series with Gregory Giles Continue reading
I’m reading on Friday 6/3 in San Francisco, and 20 Minute Loop is putting out a new LP.