Behind every VIA article there's an intrepid reporter risking sunburn on an exotic Tahitian cruise, indigestion on San Francisco's best food tours, and over-exfoliation in the West Coast's most relaxing spas. These are the men and women who lived to tell the tale.
Brian Libby is a Portland-based freelance writer, focusing on film, architecture, food, news, travel, music, sports and politics. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Premiere, The Christian Science Monitor, Salon, Metropolis, Dwell, Architectural Record, Architecture Week, The Independent Film & Video Monthly, Portland Monthly, Northwest Palate, Willamette Week and elsewhere. He also writes about architecture in the Rose City at www.portlandarchitecture.com.