The Second Youth…

I am somewhat beginning to embrace my age, but note that quite a bit of the emphasis is placed on the “somewhat”.  I think this is a good thing as I approach my official entry into senior citizen menu viability, lest I have an unseemly meltdown at a Denny’s somewhere when it hits me all…
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Thanks Town & Country For The Reminder…

I was scanning The Forum online today (InForum) and one of those advertisements that populate the online edition’s page caught my eye.  I must say, I am always a bit reticent to click on any of these advertisements based solely on curiosity as I know that some programming gizmo is capturing my every click and…
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The Success Toolbox…

I think it is safe to say that everyone wants to be successful in the things they endeavor.   Short of scientists, I don’t think too many folks set out to fail.  Not that failure is without value as often failure is the most fertile ground for success, but it is not what we outwardly seek.…
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The Only Verb In The Calendar Year…

Today is March 4th. I know this because my fierce girl pal, Katherine Kraft Tweed, sends out an annual letter commemorating the only verb in the calendar year.  I shared her thoughts last year on this day, and I want to share them again this year.  Katherine is a beautiful soul who carries with her…
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Her Story Should Not Have Ended Like That.

I have been ill at ease ever since I learned the identity of the young woman who was killed in Fargo on November 23rd in the double murder perpetrated by David Stevens.  That young woman was Sam Wickenheiser, a young woman I came to know back when she was a happy and energetic grade school…
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