Columns

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

September 13, 2019

9-11 I don’t know when you’re reading this but I’m writing it on September 11th, one of those days when you remember where you were. Personally I was in my car driving to work and listening to Howard Stern interview Pam Anderson. At one ...

Positive psychology

September 13, 2019

Don’t Blame Elizabeth Warren Lest you believe that this is an endorsement for a political candidate, be assured that it is far too early for any of us to focus on any individual candidate or choose among those running for office. However, I want to ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

September 13, 2019

The Bridge Walk Ya know how some things sound cool and bucket-listy but then turn out to try and kill you? I hate those things. Last week my son Q, age 14, asked if we could walk the Mackinac Bridge on Labor Day,. Well, it wasn’t Labor Day yet so I ...

With Fresh Eyes

September 13, 2019

Summer’s End The quiet moments of summer are behind us, in retreat. The unhurried pace of weeks past, embodied in leisurely beach time, outdoor play, and extended evening light, has been consumed by August’s relentless rush toward the autumn season. ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

September 13, 2019

MTV I made the mistake of tuning in to part of the MTV Music Awards, I still remember when MTV was cool but that ship has sailed. What became most obvious was if you lack any actual musical talent all you have to do is lip sync, wear an outrageous costume, ...

Guest Opinion

September 13, 2019

Such a deal indeed for Lou Anna Simon By Bill Donohue Imagine the following scenario. A cardinal in the Catholic Church knows that for 20 years a priest in his archdiocese has sexually abused hundreds of young persons, yet he never once reported his crimes ...