Prism & Pen
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Prism & Pen

My Small Coastal Oregon Town Finally Takes Pride

I’ve waited 10 long years for this

I walked beneath the inflated vinyl rainbow arch with giddy anticipation. While I was excited to finally see the fruits of many months of planning, I didn’t expect to be so overwhelmed by emotion. At first sight, my heart leapt. A thrill tremor shivered across my shoulders. Tears filled my eyes. My face flushed. And, a…



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Rand Bishop

Rand Bishop is a Grammy nominated songwriter, activist, and the author of five books. His latest is TREK: My Peace Pilgrimage in Search of a Kinder America.