Home | Observations

Observations

image

Observations: Something said, many times, many ways

I went through all of the motions, had even shopped for gifts, and still did not really appreciate that it was truly Christmas. It took
Full story
image

All too soon enough

There are so many milestones in life, so many points where we are at the top of our game...
Full story
image

Where the heroes are

It’s simply a matter of doing something good that a lot of people wouldn’t otherwise do....
Full story
image

Observations: Reflections on the living room wall

In the early morning darkness, I could see the flashing lights of the police car parked outside my house reflecting on the walls of our ...
Full story
image

Observations: Life: Part Two

The last day of my 40s was spent in a hospital room with my Mom. Recently out of surgery, she was only occasionally aware that ...
Full story

Observations: Meet Zoe. She is one of us

American writer and newspaperman Finley Peter Dunne once famously said that newspapers have the ability to comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable. Indeed, in ...
Full story
image

The road to serendipity

Newspapers around the nation are struggling, but I think it has as much to do with how the newspapers are run than it does the ...
Full story
image

Observations: About that wisdom thing...

“Don’t fear the years,” said one character in the movie. “Getting older makes you wise.”...
Full story
image

The faith of fear

I’m tired of fear and I’m doubly tired of those who peddle fear....
Full story
image

Observations: More than I calculated

Jean Spisak passed away last month and something good left this world with her. Jean worked at The Observer News for 30 years, the last ...
Full story
back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next last total: 161 | displaying: 41 - 50
Powered by Vivvo CMS v4.1.6