Honeybee Heroes

September 11, 2017Journal Entry

Hi all: You may know that I have a thing for honey bees. I’m mostly enamored with them and sometimes I’m really pissed off at them. But I’m always in awe of them. Did you know that a hive of bees must fly 55,000 miles to produce a pound of honey and that one bee colony can produce 60 to 100 pounds of honey per year (I … Read More

Writing Night Recap

March 1, 2016Journal Entry

Hello all: Tonight’s adventure was a significantly different type from those of the past few months. Instead of moving forward, one foot in front of the other, watching for roots and looking out over peaks and vistas, we focused inward and followed the paths of our writing minds. Gibson Fay-LeBlanc, Portland’s poet laureate and all-around … Read More