Putin plans to upend U.S. leadership

Putin plans to upend U.S. leadership

Simply put, Vladimir Putin’s plan is to reconstitute the former republics of the USSR that formed the buffer zone between the western democracie...

January 11th, 2022 |  


‘You look like a car wash’

‘You look like a car wash’

I was excited to wear my new dress.It was slimming, I thought, all black and covered with flounces from the neckline to the hemline. I wore it with hi...

January 10th, 2022 |  


Looking back, looking forward

Looking back, looking forward

Several times this past weekend we heard people discussing everything they hated about 2021 and what hopeful things they are anticipating about 2022.I...

January 6th, 2022 |  



Come the new year, thoughts of the end

Come the new year, thoughts of the end

Thirty years ago, I turned 40 and handled it without a scintilla of trepidation. There was a big surprise party for me, organized by my wife at the ti...

January 5th, 2022 |  


Apprehensions in a new year

Apprehensions in a new year

Tradition has it that we celebrate the new year with gaiety, wishing ourselves and others good luck, prosperity, good fortune and good health in the m...

January 4th, 2022 |  


Keeping track in a new year

Keeping track in a new year

The New Year is when we take stock.In some cases, like my husband Peter’s, this is literal. He keeps an inventory of our canned goods and chasti...

January 3rd, 2022 |  


Forgiveness can clean your soul

Forgiveness can clean your soul

My favorite part of Christmas Day is long after the presents are unwrapped, long after the gleeful cheers of youngsters oohing and aahing over each gi...

December 31st, 2021 |  


Tradition of WC nonviolent protests

Tradition of WC nonviolent protests

Campus protests are not new to the students at Wilmington College. The current campus discussions include faculty and staff wages as well as student c...

December 30th, 2021 |  


Time’s passage and New Year’s Eve

Time’s passage and New Year’s Eve

Well, we’re down to the final hours that, again, has for me gone faster than a lightning strike. I suppose, despite the myriad of problems we al...

December 29th, 2021 |  


Let the new year makeover begin

Let the new year makeover begin

Well, it looks like it is finally going to happen. The old year is about to pass and this weekend the new year will be ushered in. Is there anyone els...

December 29th, 2021 |