Eugene Weekend: Nathan Fillion and the Arcimoto Pulse

“I found it! I found my spaceship! It's real and I'm getting it!” — Nathan Fillion on Twitter, Aug. 13, 2010 Photo Credit: This past weekend, actor Nathan Fillion flew in to Eugene from Los Angeles so he could test-drive the Arcimoto Pulse electric car. Jodie and I got to see both car and … Read more

Our Cookbooks: What We Use and Why

New (Occasional) Blog Series I love cookbooks. Sitting on the couch on a Saturday or Sunday morning, coffee in hand and NPR on the radio, there'll most likely be a cookbook on my lap. Friends and loved ones know how much we love cooking and cookbooks, so they often ask us about recipes and cookbooks. … Read more

First-time Success: One Day at the Willamette Writers Conference

Last week, I blogged about preparing for my first-ever Willamette Writers Conference (WWC) in Portland, Oregon. After attending and taking a few days to reflect and review my notes, I can confidently say that participating in WWC is one of the best things I've ever done for my craft. While only able to attend one … Read more

Preparing for the 2010 Willamette Writers Conference

Conference updates, attendee tweets, news, etc. can be found on Twitter at hashtag #wwc41. Willamette Writers Conference Portland, Oregon, Aug. 6-8, 2010, Portland Airport Sheraton Hotel Website: Willamette Writers Conference Website: Willamette Writers Conference (WWC) Main Page Twitter: @wilwrite Twitter hashtag for all things WWC 2010: #wwc41 Bust out the #amwriting and #wwc41 hashtags! The … Read more