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No Lives Matter

We expect the impossible, and get the unendurable

Almost all Americans believe in The Majesty of Law as if it was magic; that it creates Order, that Order depends on Law, that everything is built on a sand that will wash away if not defended by Law. 1,956 more words

Politics

6 Portland health providers give $21.5M for homeless housing

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Five major hospitals in Portland, Oregon, and a nonprofit health care plan said Friday they will donate a combined $21.5 million toward the construction of nearly 400 housing units for the city’s burgeoning homeless and low-income population — a move hailed by national housing advocates as the largest private investment of its kind in the nation. 665 more words

U.S. News

Moving Right Along....

Dear Readers,

Yesterday, my business became an official LLC in the state of Oregon!  I couldn’t be more thrilled.  A professional website is in the works, and I am scouting locations.  307 more words

Stacy Alexander

The Ghost In All Of Us

Are ghosts real? It’s hard to say one way or another. I’m not one to discount anything, there’s too much we don’t understand about the universe. 477 more words

Clay Waters

Portland's Japanese Garden

I don’t think yesterday could have been more beautiful…but that’s how autumn days are in Portland. Beautiful.  The temperature was a comfortable 72 degrees and the sun was shining like a beacon of love from the sky, its warmth caressing me as I strolled through the Japanese gardens. 453 more words

Stacy Alexander

I Never Found The Exit

I have many favorite quotes from books, but my all time favorite has to be: “This is not an exit.” From American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis. 553 more words

Clay Waters