Monthly Archives: July 2010

Sabrina

Day 284: A great way to build community is to plant tasty veggies and brilliant flowers throughout your front lawn and then tend to them every day.  I just met Sabrina on my walk to the grocery store because she … Continue reading

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Andrea

Day 283: “I am inspired by other humans … I’m constantly amazed by the creativity of men and women. People who invent ways to change our world in a positive way inspire me. When I watch people progress, I’m moved … Continue reading

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Tyann

Day 282: “Relationships inspire me.  My connections with my family, friends, lover and God are what fill my life with joy and purpose.  They make each day more precious than the day before.” – Tyann Hunt

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Grandma & Eddy

Day 281: Two women coming together for the Bar Mitzvah of a young man in Portland, Oregon.  To me, nothing is more beautiful than seeing the love and commitment of family and friends.  As I approach my own wedding day, … Continue reading

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Beckee

Day 280: “My inspiration is my children’s smiles and laughter.  Making them happy inspires me to be a good person and a good mother.  There is no greater joy than seeing a glowing smile on a child’s face.” – Beckee … Continue reading

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Margaret

Day 279: “My family has been my inspiration.  My grandfather emigrated to this country over 100 years ago and started a grocery store.  My father followed in his footsteps and I followed in his.  I’ve loved my work and working … Continue reading

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Ruby

Day 278: Ruby is inspired by her dog Cecil, her frog, her swing, her mama and her papa.

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Debbie

Day 277: “What inspired me is my mother, I pass away from cancer, she keep me going every day.” – Debbie A. Pierce, who I met during a walk in north Portland. Debbie was on her way to work at … Continue reading

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Leisl

Day 276: “I am inspired by irreverent-creative-clever and off-center yet mostly clean humor (the cleaner, the funnier)! Humor that delights in how goofy humans are. By people acknowledging truth and reinventing themselves, and by people who persevere at their passions. … Continue reading

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