Winter Relaxation: Survival Guide
From cheap massages to board games to cuddly kitties, here’s how to survive the season.
Eden Dawn, Fiona McCann, Rebecca Jacobson, Tuck Woodstock, Amy Martin, and Kelly Clarke
Culture Cheat Sheet: Books
Sometimes a Great Notion to Geek Love, these are the texts that express, entertain, and enlighten us.
The local author—whose new short story collection is out March 8—talks about hearing Chuck Palahniuk recite her work at Powell's, cheaper times in Portland, and why this is still a great town in which to be a writer.
Books & Talks
Local authors Cheryl Strayed, Chelsea Cain, Monica Drake, and others tell us why Spanbauer is at the heart of Portland's literary world.
revisiting monstrous beauties
To celebrate the twisted re-release of Invisible Monsters, Palahniuk will read at the Bing Lounge on June 21 (with vodka!)
The people's guide to Portland now!
So you call yourself a Portlander? Not unless you own a dog-eared copy of every one of these classic titles.