Florida offers opportunity to reflect

Alan Linda: The Prairie Spy   At my age, I now open the paper and pay more attention to the births and deaths. The births ... Read more

Your elders may not really know better

Alan Linda: The Prairie Spy Over the years, I’ve been told many things by my elders and betters that have turned out to not be: ... Read more

Vietnam was a time to experiment

Vietnam was a time to experiment

This is about cannabis — marijuana, or pot, or one of several other names. I am writing this because of a recent visit to the ... Read more

Going cross-country on the train

I’m back in my own bed now, my head still rocking and rolling with the rhythm of The Empire Builder train’s clickety-clack clickety-clack commotion. After ... Read more