” I’ve always been more interested in what happens after the bad thing has happened – the fallout of the bad thing, when people are already damaged. I’m less interested in seeing people when they’re fine and following their journey to becoming damaged. “


” There’s something about the Pacific Northwest, the scale of it, and the fact that not so long ago people came here and died getting here, and then died the first winter they were here. There’s this breathtaking beauty, just a little bit of moss on the tree, just this little thread of danger, and the sinister. And I really like that. “


” Often we don’t even know what we think ourselves about people in our lives. “


” People read stuff over your shoulder when you’re in public, and when you write the kind of stuff I do, and people read it over your shoulder, it makes you a little self-conscious. “


” People come to Portland, many of them for the quality of life. They love the physical space here. And yet every year, people climbing the mountain get killed by avalanches. “


” When I say that I went to grad school in Iowa City, people often assume that I went to the famed writers’ workshop MFA program at the University of Iowa. I didn’t. I got a master’s in journalism. “



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People come to Portland, many of them for the quality of life. They love the physical space here. And yet every year, people climbing the mountain get killed by avalanches.
When I say that I went to grad school in Iowa City, people often assume that I went to the famed writers
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