• Holiday Memories inspire North Portlanders (Dec. 2023)

    Holiday Memories inspire North Portlanders (Dec. 2023)

    Family psychologists tell us that the holidays have the potential to inspire year-end review, reflection, even reconciliation. To see if that might be true, I asked several current and former North Portlanders if they had ever had a deeply moving holiday experience. Several said yes. The unexpected  Lifelong North Portland resident Mike Verbout described his…