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Friday, April 09, 2021

Each person ate their own food at the beach. If you see nothing wrong with the above sentence —besides the fact that it would be nice if some sharing occurred — then you probably won’t care much about the contents of this column.

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

March 25 dealt the literary world a mighty blow. On that day, both Larry McMurtry and Beverly Cleary passed away. He wrote for adults, and she wrote for children.

Monday, April 05, 2021

After the notorious interview of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry by Oprah, it seemed that while the United States became more sympathetic the United Kingdom had lost respect for the couple. For me, there are two issues that should not be swept under the rug.

Recently, there has been a lot going on in the royal family. One of them being Meghan accusing a tabloid of running her letters and conversations. Everyone deserves to have their privacy respected, no matter their status, and the writers behind the tabloids should be held accountable for the…

The tabloids should be held accountable for the letters and conversations that they published that took place between Meghan Markle and her confidant. This was an invasion of her privacy and a disrespectful action. They should have asked her for permission before they published the comments.…

Friday, April 02, 2021

I have become a statistic. Well, kind of, sort of a statistic. Maybe more like one of the masses because I don’t think any specific statistics came into play.

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

One of my favorite foods only grows in the wild for a short period of each year and requires tremendous effort to find. Maybe that’s what makes morel mushrooms so good (although a little cracker and egg breading before you fry them helps).

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Walking in the hallways at school and on their way to college in all black with chains on their pants for no reason watch out it’s Gen Z. I’m just kidding. The youngest kids of Generation Z are six and I highly doubt they are walking in their elementary school with chains on their pants, but…

Millennials were raised in an era of unprecedented parental involvement. Many parents of millennials were coerced by coaches, teachers and other authority figures to sign their children up for each and every possible activity, sport,and academic opportunity, lest their child fall behind the …

Gen Z vs. Millennials has been a hot topic recently. There are many things that set the two generations apart, such as style differences, and how they choose to spend their time, and new words or sayings that the generations choose to communicate together. I find myself siding with Gen Z whe…

A hot topic circulating around social media lately has been the debate between Millennials and Gen Zs. I haven’t really paid much attention to it, but it is a little interesting to note the differences between the two generations, where I fall and how it impacts our world.

Friday, March 26, 2021
Thursday, March 25, 2021
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Friday, April 09, 2021
Wednesday, April 07, 2021

March 25 dealt the literary world a mighty blow. On that day, both Larry McMurtry and Beverl…

Monday, April 05, 2021

After the notorious interview of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry by Oprah, it seemed that whi…

Monday, April 05, 2021

The tabloids should be held accountable for the letters and conversations that they publishe…

Friday, April 02, 2021
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Friday, March 26, 2021
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Monday, March 22, 2021