Currently, Brenda is a writer of commentary, essays, and books. She believes in saving the world through music, the written word, and not looking before you leap. You can catch her on her blog. Listen to PRP
So I was working out at the gym one morning and on TV I see a story about when people are most likely to run red lights. Apparently you’re most likely to run a red light between one to five … Continue Reading
It sure seems like we get a lot of reports of police mistreatment of the mentally ill or people of color. Now last month we got the news that we have to be vigilant about how officers treat little kids, … Continue Reading
It was ninety-one degrees here in Portland last Wednesday. Now I really feel like a slacker for not getting my peas in, especially since according to the new USDA growing guide, Portland just got bumped from zone 7 to … Continue Reading
The Jefferson Dancers, voted the best local dance company by Willamette Week, perform at the Newmark Theater this week, combining youthful exuberance, explosive energy and physical lyricism with professionalism, focus and excellence.
I love coffee. I don’t mean that in the generic way that most Portlanders say, “I love coffee.” I mean that I refuse to get out of bed until someone brings me a cup of coffee. Fit the paper cone … Continue Reading
Here in Sellwood, we’re getting a new groovy organic non-GMO food store, the Moreland Pantry. My neighbors and I were all excited about this. Then we learned that the owner had posted on her Facebook page that she believes homosexuality … Continue Reading