Tag Archives: food insecurity

To Eat Or Not To Eat

“The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time.” — Willem de Kooning Did you have to figure out where your breakfast was going to come from today? Are you wondering where the money for supper … Continue reading

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Empty Plates

“Life is mainly froth and bubble Two things stand like stone — Kindness in another’s trouble. Courage in your own” — Adam Lindsay Gordon The caterer didn’t show up, so my plate was empty. Yet, an empty plate was an appropriate … Continue reading

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Where Should We Eat Tonight?

“A hungry man can’t see right or wrong. He just sees food.” — Pearl S. Buck A few months ago, a church here on the west side of Portland was faced with the real possibility that it would have to end it’s … Continue reading

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