Can Hope Survive Disappointment?

My column published week of January 9, 2017 in the Albert Lea Tribune and Courier-Sentinel. If you hear something often enough and it is repeated time and time again and you listen, you might internalize and believe what is being said, whether it is true or not. A young girl is called an ugly duckling [...]

Thanksgiving Is Over, It’s On To Shopping!

  Something About Nothing by Julie Seedorf published in the Albert Lea Tribune and the Courier Sentinel the week of November 27 Thanksgiving is over. This year we hosted Thanksgiving. I managed to not burn the vegetables. Actually, this year I had a hard time getting the corn done. It was a microwave error. My [...]