Portland, Oregon journalist and writer Mark Ellis has placed features, essays, op-eds, interviews and reviews on the websites PJ Media, the Daily Caller, Renew America, the Good Men Project Magazine, and in the Portland Oregonian. His fiction has been published at Liberty Island. He is currently an editorial associate at Portland’s traditional values monthly, the Northwest Connection. Follow Mark on Twitter.

The shooting that left Congressman Steve Scalise seriously injured changed everything.
"The Insects Will Spread!"
Very, but centrist positioning has its pitfalls.
We knew it would be tough, but not like this.
New singer, new anthem.
Dealing with the big reveal about my macho icon.