The Woman in the Mirror

A few nights ago, my new friend Sarah invited me to join her for drinks and dinner at a beautiful rooftop restaurant in downtown Portland.  The view of the city was amazing, the wine was delicious, and the company was absolutely perfect.  There’s something soothing about forming a friendship with someone whom you know is…

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Baby, Just Hold Me

Have you ever had a dream about being held by someone?  Just held, in their arms, for as long as you want – nothing more, nothing less.  A dream so vivid, so colorful, so warm that it truly felt real.  It’s as though you could smell their skin, hear them breathing, and actually feel their…

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In Honor of Father’s Day

Dear Dad, I miss you.  So many mornings, I wake up with you on my mind, usually because you’ve decided to pay me a visit in a dream.  I’ll go through the following day wishing I could talk to you, just once more – even though talking was never our greatest strength.  I tell myself…

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