Editor’s Column


What You Can’t See

It’s becoming so clear to me that real gifts aren’t the ones under the tree.

A Silent Salute

I thought about all the people who carry scars others can’t see. About how we go on anyway, with...

No Ocean in the Mountains

In 1988, I slapped an Appalachian State University sticker on the rear window of my car and headed west...

Hey, Good Lookin’

On the places where the colorless veil of memory lifts, and the past stares back at us, all dressed...

Wish You Were Here

Shortly after Hawaii became the 50th state admitted to the Union, my great-aunt Hazel and her husband, Raymond, set...

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