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Columns

Write Again…It’s such a special service

Something there is, and has been during the months of the pandemic, that is such a blessing to those of us who have a love ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, May 19, 2021 11:12 am

Columns

Write Again…The way we speak and write

Highly interesting. Riveting. A “must read.” Engrossing. Timely. Perceptive. Witty. Entertaining. Memorable…and much more. All of the above does not – does not – describe ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, May 12, 2021 12:19 pm

Columns

Write Again…Listening for those bells

“There’s a land beyond the river, that we call the sweet forever, and we only reach that shore by faith’s decree.” So begins the wonderful ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 10:48 am

Columns

Write Again…Amazing mystery of memory

How the mind, and especially the memory work, is an amazing thing. I have neither the education nor the intellect to really understand the how ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 11:25 am

Columns

Write Again…They were young and hopeful

In perusing old newspaper clippings when I was preparing to write about the Tulip Festivals, I ran across a single column piece titled “Seniors Selected ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 11:52 am

Columns

Write Again…A journey still remembered

On Thanksgiving Day in 1959, we enjoyed a really splendid meal, as good as any one might have had if he were home.   We weren’t ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 11:22 am

Columns

Write Again…When you wish upon a star

“It’s a world of laughter, a world of tears; a world of hopes, and a world of fears. There’s so much that we share, that ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, March 31, 2021 11:26 am

Columns

Write Again…And that, friends, is why

He felt really lucky to be alive. Just surviving the sinking of the ship he was on during unimaginably terrifying storm induced seas seemed miraculous.   ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, March 24, 2021 5:03 pm

Columns

Write Again…It really is a small world

Interesting are those things – coincidences, maybe? – which reminds us it really is a small world. Eine kleine welt. Please let me, then, share ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, March 17, 2021 12:04 pm

Columns

Write Again…It was the perfect season

Sports. Athletics. My days of playing, then coaching, are in my rear view mirror now. There was a day, though, although now in my very ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, March 10, 2021 12:18 pm

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