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Category Archives: The Creative Fire

I spoke at an event for young people. Teenagers. I got on stage, shaking a little, but duty-bound to tell them about vulnerability and trust: the two most important ingredients on the path to figuring out who they might really be (and how who they are at their core is the answer to every question […]

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The light still has that blue tinge of morning before the sun has risen, and as soon as I start to stir, Bodhi is up, stretching as he makes his way from the Mexican blanket I laid out for him last night, over to me.  He gets in a few sloppy kisses on my chin before […]

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Before I hit “Publish” — almost every single time — I have a moment of wondering who the hell I think I am.  I think this while editing, too.  And sometimes even when I walk into a coffee shop.  When I’m standing next to woman I am taller than, there are damning whispers that tell me I […]

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The first time I traveled alone in a foreign country, I was twenty-three.  I’d decided to backpack through Italy — armed with a too-heavy backpack and too many pairs of shoes.  One night, I hand-washed a pair of my underwear in the shower of my hostel in Rome, and hung them to dry on the post of […]

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When I left Portland in the spring, I didn’t know how long I’d be gone.  I thought I might return sooner rather than later, based on the erroneous anticipation that I’d be the same person and want the same things when the time came to make a Next Move. What I’m seeing, in the ever-unraveling story of my […]

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