SUNDAY, DEC. 14, 2014
TUESDAY, DEC. 10, 2013
Tue., Dec. 10, 2013
A colleague - L. Patrick Carroll - is home recovering from a hip replacement; he is a wonderful writer and shares the following poem. Enjoy his lovely words. The Christmas Feast I keep getting “fixed”; Stuff wears out or breaks. Hopes, dreams, ideals… Recently a...
MONDAY, NOV. 11, 2013
Mon., Nov. 11, 2013
We buy poppy flowers and wear them on Veterans Day to remember those who died in war. Where did the tradition originate? What is the story behind the poem? On behalf of our community, thank you to all who have served and continue to serve...
THURSDAY, OCT. 3, 2013
Thu., Oct. 3, 2013
The news is unusually heavy today with pieces of our government closed, immigrants drowning and politicians on their worst behavior. Sometimes it helps to simply escape for a moment. Poetry, please. Not Here There's courage involved if you want to become truth. There is a...
Spokesman-Review features writer Rebecca Nappi, along with writer Catherine Johnston of Olympia, Wash., discuss here issues facing aging boomers, seniors and those experiencing serious illness, dying, death and other forms of loss.