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 edge of hotness.
They say “everything changed on 9/11.” I know that I did.
The hard-driving reality show keeps on truckin’.
Focus on your winning agenda and keep the distractions to a minimum.
A tale of two covers.
Weed, Southern Comfort, a 1947 Dodge Sedan, and one memorable concert.