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KNOWING ME, KNOWING YOU, (UH HUH)

 

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Knowing Me

As a young child in an unsupervised moment one of my playmates decided to ride his trike. I hopped on the back axle where there was room to stand and gave him a big push.

Except he pulled back on the handle bars just as I pushed and popped a wheelie that trapped my food under the standing platform. The edges of the metal dug into the top of my big toe and peeled it a little as it cut.

I went home with a bloody foot. The home nurse (mom) patched it up with a can of bandaids I bled through. I watched the scar move up my foot as I grew from a little boy to a six foot three man with size thirteen sleds.

Knowing You

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THE BEAUTY OF BEING AN ENTREPRENEUR

 

 

 

Over the years I’ve had a ring side seat watching the most impressive entrepreneur I’ve seen.

My wife, Dr. Elaine Gillaspie, has changed her focus as times have changed.

Beginning in Northwest Portland as a doc in an existing clinic, she opened her own practice in partnership with another Naturopath, then moved to SW Capitol Hwy and added a leasing business to her medical practice.

Along with watching her grow and expand her business at Portland Wellness, many new people entered our lives through the new clinic.

While she focused on women’s health issues, she also developed a patient list for aesthetic medicine by creating Dr. Mole and her website drmolepdx.com. She gained notice with her skills in removing moles with a specialized tool, theĀ Ellman Surgitron.

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ONE MAGIC MOMENT (AFTER ANOTHER)

 

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This is now it happens, just like this with no exceptions for race, religion, nationality, gender, orientation, or other sharp distinctions of separation.

 

How do I know it happens like this for everyone? Because if it didn’t happen like this for you, this is your new memory:

 

THE DRIFTERS

This magic moment
So different and so new
But like any other
Until I kissed you

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