December 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic
One Christmas not long after the family moved to town for school years, my kid brother, Kevin, received a sort of bucking horse as a main gift.
February 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic
A gang of us ended up on skates on the ice, gliding and sliding and slipping and taking pratfalls across the frozen river. It was frozen solid, there near the west bank where the causeway from the old Highway 16 bridge created a natural rink. Continue Reading
September 9, 2010 in West Central Tribune
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama is exhorting a Florida minister to “listen to those better angels” and call off his plan to engage in a Quran-burning protest this weekend. Continue Reading
September 8, 2010 in West Central Tribune
GAINESVILLE, Fla. The leader of a small Florida church that espouses anti-Islam philosophy said Wednesday he was determined to go through with his plan to burn copies of the Quran on Sept. 11, despite pressure from the White House, religious leaders and others to call it off. Continue Reading