Items by Brian Doyle

Wet words
Brian Doyle recommends the best reads about the Pacific Northwest, with particular emphasis on his home state, Oregon.
What’s it like to live in the West?
Brian Doyle answers the question “What’s it like to live in the West?” with exuberant poetry.
Mute, riven, blessed
Mute, riven, blessed
All over the West, white roadside crosses and spontaneous, humble shrines mark the holy sites where the souls of human beings have left this world
In a part of Oregon where everybody says there have been no fishers for years, the writer stumbles across one of these rare and beautiful animals