Tag Archives: Moving to Portland

Portland Coffee Shops: Finding A New Place To Call Home

I’m looking for a new writing home. That perfect little nook that inspires creativity and has the comforts of home, but the seats are firm enough to keep me awake when I get too sleepy. It can’t be pretentious, nor … Continue reading

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Truthful tales behind the eyeroll-inducing parenting cliches

Being a parent you live out all the tiresome cliches in truth: The days are long, but the years are short. They’re only this age once. You wear your heart on your sleeve. Usually cliches do nothing but make my … Continue reading

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The farewell party: Nothing like a little booze to help when it’s hard to say goodbye

Parties. Everybody likes a party, right? Well, maybe not a Miley Cyrus party featuring her tongue, twerking and teddy bears, but generally, we all like to sit back and have a good time with friends. Our family is no exception. … Continue reading

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Goodbye Chicago, we’re moving to Portland

There’s exciting times here at She’sWrite. First there was my Voices of the Year honor, now I want to tell you more big news: We’re moving to Portland. Yes, 2,109 miles westward-ho to “Rose City” where they vow to keep … Continue reading

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