“Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.”
~ Mark Twain
When the phone rang I was wrapped in a towel from the shower, thinking it was my mother calling. “I’m Janice, committee chair of the 1959 class reunion. We finally tracked you down. And now that I have you,” she said in a cryptic tone, “I know someone who would be...
Our road trip started at dawn, leaving behind the farm, Jack’s orchard chores, my daily writing sessions, and Holly in our neighbor Daniel’s care. Jack was eager to hit the road. He had an idea, somewhat like the one that brought us to Salem, of co-owning a Florida...
“Physician, heal thyself” is a proverb that has been used in literary texts from at least the 6th century B.C. The moral of the proverb is that physicians should care for themselves in order to better care for the illnesses of others. Unfortunately for all of us, more...
Nicole Braddock Bromley
Since 2003, Nicole Braddock Bromley has been a powerful voice for sexual abuse awareness and a recognized speaker and force for positive change…
After 25 years as a workplace wellness insider — cajoling workers to get moving, eat their leafy greens, and find nirvana…
Maria and Geoffrey Knight (and Jack)
What do you do when the pandemic shuts down your thriving business? Maria and Geoffrey Knight (and Jack) owners of the Pilates Studio of Bellingham had to create a Plan B.
Alita Zurav Letwin
September 17, 1932 – January 16, 2020
Alita Letwin was smart, funny, kind, and an inspiration to people of all ages.
“I realized that the most important stories, and the ones that make my work so meaningful…
She is truly a maker—memoirist, poet, painter, and more—everything but a candlestick maker.