If you have never heard of Yes Yes books, you are missing out on something magical. Portland’s very own Yes Yes books is a powerhouse of experimental art, fiction and poetry that is breaking the barriers in and outside of
Can you give us a brief background? I was brought up thirty miles from Stratford upon Avon. Lived in London for many years where I worked in music and later in marketing. I came to America in 1989 for
Poem from Cascade Student Kari Houghton.
A thousand years from now, due to a series of massive continental floods, there will be no good reason to write letters. I will be suffering greatly, and I will have a waterproof box to keep my letter writing supplies.
The day I uncapped the bell jar your absence rang loud in my ears The roaring sound laid waste to everything in it’s wake Forcing me into hibernation When I awoke I closed my hands into fists Clenched my jaws
God pronounced me dead on the scene He said between these blades of grass and the songs you have to see is a cradle and vascular system and these bones are made out of the rubble of Jacob’s ladder This
As part of Cascade Campuses “Common Hour” experiment, all are invited to a lecture and reading of poetry from the First World War. Tony Greiner, a librarian at the campus, will give an overview of English-language poetry from the war,
When taking aim at drug and gang violence no one is an innocent bystander. This sentiment is reflected in the portrayal of events that took place in the media after the shooting death of Eric Jacob Takemoto, a 30 year
One of the happiest times of the year at PCC is when the ewes in the veterinary department start dropping their lambs. The joy the little things spread has to be seen to experienced. Each year about 50 are born to
CASCADE Wednesday March 5th, 2014 March is Women’s History Month! To celebrate, the Cascade Campus Women’s Resource Center is hosting a Spoken Word event honoring women of character, courage, and commitment. This celebration of women’s lived experience will take place
Portland, Oregon–I had the pleasure of attending the book launch for Justin W. Price’s newly published book Digging to China. I got to sit down with Justin in December and interview him about his book which at the time was
Justin Price, author of the recently published eBook, Digging to China, and Rock Creek The Bridge editor talks to Grace Morlock about his collection of poems. Author Justin Price is turning to the internet to build a fan base and
ASPCC Sylvania is hosting a poetry competition, Jan 22, at 6 pm. This is a time for students to have their voices heard by others and to share a piece of who they are, to get a chance to win