RB Story Guild

Exercises and interviews by Rainier Beach Story Guild participants

Kyle Palmer Interview

Kyle Palmer is a 23 year old male who stands 6’, 5″ with a jail body, dark brown eyes, and a faded haircut.  He has deep dimples with perfect white teeth with a bright smile.  He’s what you’d call a “light bright”.  He was born on March 19, 1990 in Seattle, Washington at Children’s Hospital. […]

Lachelle Martin Interview

She stands at exactly 5’4″ and has really short hair.  She has style too, wearing the latest Nike shoes or sweat suits.  Her gray patch sticks out from her hair, a family trait.  They all have the gray patch.  Wrinkles come up when she scrunches her forehead.  Her voice does not match her face.  It’s little […]

Jessie Bolton Interview

She stands at 5’, 8″ with an average body.  Her hair is long and thin, dark brown, and gray from old age.  The tears that come out her eyes is because she’s tired and because of old age.  Her hand shakes because she suffers from Parkinson’s.   The long fingernails stick out so that you’d […]

Amber Julez Interview

From her long black hair that reached her butt to her short self, Amber Julez is a 16 year old girl from Atlanta who has a huge accent.  Her attitude is straight fire, and her niceness doesn’t come too often.  She has color-changing eyes, which is really rare.  She is African American, Caucasian, Asian, Dominican, […]

Jessica Garcia Interview

Jessica Garcia is a 19 year old girl.  She stands 5 ft, 2 ½ inches, with long hair.  She’s Native and Dominican.  She was born on May 13, 1994 as an only child in San Jose, California.  At the age of 3, Jessica was adopted by her godmother and was moved to Douglassville, Georgia. When Jessica […]

Jenny Chang Interview

She stands 5 feet tall.  She’s a woman with long black hair to her mid back.  Her white jacket always has 6 pens in the left side pocket.  She has a scar right under her left eye where she had fallen.  No noticeable gray hair yet.  She has a small tattoo on her right finger. […]

Mati’ah Hemphill

Her name is Mati’ah Hemphill.  She has long pretty hair and light brown eyes.  She is 15 years old and lives in Seattle, Washington.  She was born on April 21st in Kansas City, Missouri.  She came to Seattle when she was 18 months old with her mother, Tywana Hemphill, her brother, Ronnie Hemphill, and her […]

Andrea Tackett

Tall, independent, with short hair, big brown eyes, and pretty white teeth. Her name is Andrea Tackett.  Born on February 19, 1973 in Seattle, Washington. She was raised in the Central District on 32nd and Terrace.  She lived with her mother, Belva Gaines, but also visited her grandparents on the weekends 3-4 times a month. […]

INTERVIEW w/PASTOR WHITE

NAME OF ORGANIZATION : HAITIAN CHURCH IN PORTLAND WHAT IS THE GOAL OF THE CHURCH? TO BUILD A STRONGER FAMILY IN THE CHURCH WHATS YOUR BIGGST FEAR? NOTHING IS MY FEAR WHATS THE MOST DIFFICULT THING YOU WENT THROUGH? THE CONFLICTS IN THE CHURCH WHATS YOUR OUTLOOK FOR THE CHURCH: NOT SURE YET

School Days

My dad and I were getting in to the car. As we were driving I saw the parks that I used to play at when I was a kid; I saw the bars, the big toy and the swing. As we are driving by my dad cleared his throat. “Uh hhh hoo-hah,” he said. “You […]