This creative blend of short stories, vignettes, poems and visual art highlight the people, places and lifestyles of Portland. Students, community members, acclaimed writers, and poets worked together to create an anthology that gives anyone the taste of Portland. It invites anyone from traveler to a permanent resident to open its pages and discover something new about the people, places, and cultures of Portland, Oregon. So decide for yourself, read Where the Roses Smell the Best
, and take an adventure that doesn't require you to leave your home.
This literary companion suits not only travelers looking for a good read while they're in Portland, but also the average Portlandian who just wants to learn something new about their hometown. Where the Roses Smell the Best is the anthology that will keep you coming back for more about Portland.