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Side of the River vs Upstream…

“I am a part of all whom I have met.” -Alfred Lord Tennyson, Poet- I have the best job in the World. I get to wake up everyday to what makes the New York Times puzzle and the Rubik’s Cube … Continue reading

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Judgment for All…

Only blonde women should vote. (1920 Suffrage Movement) Only “coloreds” with lightest skin should be integrated (1964 Civil Rights) Only children born with slight handicaps should use ADA (1990 Disabilities Act) Only “straight looking” people should have freedom of choice … Continue reading

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Like an empty hospital….

…I have no patience. This film making business is not for people who follow a giant athletic shoe company’s motto. In the world of digital, high definition documentary post production, “Just Do It” seems to be a foreign concept. There’s … Continue reading

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Hot Dogs versus Wieners….OUTRAGEOUS!

While Momentary Times- The Documentary is in post-production being edited this Summer, lunch programs are starting up for the Summer that will feed our nation’s hungry children who will no longer have the safety net of meals they have during … Continue reading

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A Turning Point…

…happens today, when The Universe takes a large leap forward with Momentary Times. Thank you for your support and commitment so far, with an idea that began last October and filming that began on February 1st of this year. Good … Continue reading

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Be still my heart…

I wish she were still alive. She was blonde and pretty and loved being with her boyfriend and their seven year old son. The previous two years had been rough on all of them and now they were all together … Continue reading

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Honor the Fallen this way…

On this Memorial Day, we recognize and honor our service men and women who paid the ultimate price. Our friend Jerry, a Marine for 22 years, believes that “no one should be left behind” and walks-the-walk daily by ministering to … Continue reading

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“Rescue…”

His name was “Rescue” he told me, as he was being asked if he’d pose for a photograph. “Sure” he said. It was last Friday night in downtown Portland, Oregon and a dozen of us were escorting my niece’s husband-to-soon-be … Continue reading

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To look back and say “I once thought about…” doesn’t count.

“In the present circumstances, no one can afford to assume that someone else will solve their problems. Each one of us has a responsibility to help guide our global family in the right direction. Good wishes are not sufficient; we … Continue reading

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Phase Two….

Today I returned to my “regular gig” as Director of family homeless shelters in Vancouver, WA (15 minute drive from my apartment in hometown Portland, OR). It was somewhat of a transition after cross-country 100 days of filming for next … Continue reading

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