Leaving Portland for My Cat

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Mista Brooks and I spent the week in Portland, OR. We love it here! Portland does gluten-free food so well. Back to Eden is our favorite bakery. Their bagels taste just like real bagels. I ate one every day. Next door is the Townshend tea shop where we did a bunch of writing for our projects (pictured above). I’m at 33,000 words for the next Alchemist’s Theorem book! Brooks and I spent the majority of the vacation eating great food, working on creative projects, and watching movies/TV (the new Huntsman, Goonies, and Bob’s Burgers). It’s been an awesome trip.

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Despite the great city and productive getaway, we miss our cat Ripley. We had to stop ourselves from constantly pestering the cat sitters to send pictures and updates. Ripley is a brave, independent cat, but she also lives for attention. We haven’t left her alone before so we are slightly worried that she will punish us for it. We’ll see. Brooks and I will be catching the train home soon. I’m excited to see my baby!

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We made one side trip to Eugene to see an EC Comics exhibition. It’s a great exhibit with a rich history and incredible art. Though I have never read the comics, I learned how the ripple effect has touched a lot of the media I grew up consuming. I highly recommend it to anyone in the Northwest area. It’s worth the trip!

 

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