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Newspaper editor and reporter, musician, novelist, aspiring triathlete, volunteer. I co-direct a non-profit initiative in Nicaragua, too.

Diaries published: 16 (105 days since last diary on Thu Jan 22, 2015 at 02:20 PM PST)

Comments posted: 464 (49 days since last comment on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 01:12 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1079

Total Comment Ratings: 2458

Most Recommended Diary: Being a reporter can break your heart, 260 comments, 487 recommends

People Following SeattleProgressive: 5

SeattleProgressive's Most Recent Diaries:

In the latest of a number of incredibly inspiring efforts on behalf of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, (above) sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes for his moderate and ...
by SeattleProgressive
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Jan 22, 2015 at 02:20 PM PST with 43 Recommends
I live in Seattle and as such am thinking heavily of the shooting at SPU. I also write editorials. Here's the one I'm writing on the topic, in which I express despair on any sort of success with ...
by SeattleProgressive
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jun 08, 2014 at 08:16 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
It's been a big week for the Washington state exchange. It got off to an awful start on Oct. 1, when the site crashed over and over, and communication from the Exchange Board was frankly dreadful. ...
by SeattleProgressive
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 04:09 PM PDT with 64 Recommends
I'm a reporter in WA and working on a preview of the rollout of the exchange here and I just got off the phone with customer service and am feeling considerably dismayed. I asked if a person was ...
by SeattleProgressive
Comment Count 55 comments on Fri Sep 27, 2013 at 02:27 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
In my work in Washington State, I get press releases a lot. These are the press releases from John "the rape thing" Koster and Preserve Marriage Washington, trying to get their heads around what ...
by SeattleProgressive
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 10:19 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Washington state residents have reason to be crying tears of pride and joy this hour, as the Washington state senate has voted 28-21 in favor of legalizing same-sex marriage. The house is expected ...
by SeattleProgressive
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Feb 01, 2012 at 08:26 PM PST with 21 Recommends

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