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“I feel like I spend my entire life waiting for this train.” I tapped the words into my phone as I stood in the cold tonight after work waiting for a train that is only ever reliable in being seriously late except, of course, on the days when I tempt the schedule and show up a little less than seriously late only to discover that it’s pulling away a little earlier than usual. 1,690 more words


Burger Love

We found ourselves downtown this weekend, starving and ready to cross off another item from our restaurants to try wish list (what, doesn’t everyone have one of those?) So we headed to Next Level Burger on Hawthorne. 345 more words


Sunrise Rainbows

A magical moment. A rainbow made out of morning light.

A perfect sunrise. 18 more words



I just recently started working at a company called Bee Thinking. It’s a small company that sells bee hives, honey, mead, and other bee-related items.  504 more words


Out-of-this-world ping-pong: Portland State student designed paddles that got some play on space station (Q&A, video, photo)

It wasn’t your typical game of ping-pong.

The paddles were hydrophobic, the ball was a sphere of water, and the player was an astronaut orbiting Earth aboard the… 1,750 more words

Portland on the Run

When I travel to Blue Hill, I fly into Boston, pick up my luggage, and go right out to the curb to get on the Concord Bus Line for Portland. 436 more words

Emilie Loring

A warm winter walk in Forest Park

Spring is looming in the wings, but it sure felt like it arrived on Feb . 7, 2016.

The Wildwood Trail is one of the best walking and running trails in Portland. 98 more words