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Kerry Newberry

Portland, Oregon
Freelance Writer and Editor — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, The Oregonian
Covers:  travel, coffee, farming, food, profiles, restaurants, wine, agriculture, lifestyle

Freelance writer. Stories about people through the lens of food, wine, and travel. Bylines @wineandspirits, @edibleportland, @OPB, @fodorstravel + more.

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Kerry Newberry loves chasing stories about people through food, wine and farms.

She contributes to regional and national magazines, newspapers and online publications covering food and wine, farms, travel and lifestyle. Her favorite stories have taken her foraging with chefs, traveling by skiff w...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I typed my college essays on an electric typewriter. I don't miss it, but still get nostalgic when I see old models in shops.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Report accurately. Educate, engage and entertain the reader. Tell stories for those who have no voice. Incite change. Inspire with words

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

Hmm, what comes to mind is the following writers on twitter: Susan Orlean, Frank Bruni and Howard G. Goldberg. Oh, so witty.