where the writers are

Portland OR | Portland OR

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May.15.2012
In 2002 I was flying into Portland, Oregon, for a show. For me the Great Northwest was an alternate universe populated by pale indigenous forest children. Their knit caps pulled low even though it was May. Clothed in surplus army khaki, faded denim, worn plaid flannel, hooded sweatshirts and hemp,...