Good friendships are not something you come across every day. The really good ones take time to develop, and often require hurt to be felt and overcome, patience, and the understanding of the others' shortcomings and mistakes before they fully...
Dysania (noun) – The state of having a hard time waking up and getting out of bed in the morning.
This is the third in a four-part series about running for office. Today's topic: Hitting the campaign trail.
If I would say, “Sweet Caroline,” odds are the response I'd get would be: “Bomp, bomp, bomp!”
That visitor is never invited and never welcome, but barges right on in, deposits an emotional mess, and then exits the premises leaving us adults reeling a bit.
This is the second in a four-part series about running for office. Today: fundraising.
My grandma once told me, “Sarah, if you're ever in danger, don't get scared. Get angry.”
This is the first in a four-part series about running for office. Today's topic: Making the big decision.
When I was first asked to write a column for this newspaper more than three years ago, and subsequently agreed, I said it would not be like most newspapers columns. I said it would be light, with little to no political commentary. But when I sat down...
Now that the holidays are over … 'tis the season for tissues and cough drops. Actually, for many people, Christmas was the season for all of that, too – and the Allen household was no different.
Me? Scared of the shadows? Christmas trees? Stone-still statues?Well, I don't know that scared is quite the appropriate term, more like I am ever mindful of these things that I used to not pay a bit of attention to.
“Survivors search for a safe haven away from the shuffling hordes of predatory walkers.”