The day we moved, it looked to me like the peonies had been torn out. It was late summer, and we were poised at the edge of a lot of unknowns.
Welcome to Writing in the margins of motherhood by me, Melissa Poulin. I write a monthly letter about creativity, community, and motherhood. Thanks for…
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I'm writing poems live on Instagram! When: Saturday, March 6, 10 a.m. PST Where: Instagram What: I'm joining Ruminate Magazine's Happenings, a week-lon…
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Energy Nuggets + Feeling Alive Hello out there! It's snowing in Portland and I'm watching my big kids make tracks in our yard. Our city shuts down with…
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This Place Hello friend, How are you? Where are you? Have you taken a deep breath today? I locked myself in the bathroom for a few minutes this morning…
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Hello from the fort. This is week nine of hunkering down at home with my family. My kids are young enough to make the best of it (see: pink pillow fort…
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Hello, Winter/ Goodbye, Winter Does it feel like winter where you are? The one in books, with skeleton trees and banks of snow? Are you still refusing …
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Hello friends + family! Fall is my favorite time of year in Portland, with its mix of anticipation at the new school year, warmth giving way to cold, a…
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