June 14, 2018 RSS feed / Opinions

A marriage benefit: you don’t have to finish all of your own sentences

I heard the other day about the fellow who joked he hadn’t spoken to his wife in 18 months.  “Why not?” his friend asked.  “Because I don’t like to interrupt her.”  I heard about another fellow who c More...

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Life without a father is hard

There’s something about being a writer that makes people confide in you. Why tell a writer, who uses life as raw material, your deepest secrets? But tell me they do, and sometimes their secrets break my heart.  More...

Book Review

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A good novel doesn’t have to be a thriller or adventure story to hold our attention. Anna Quindlen has published nine novels, in addition to successful non-fiction books and columns. More...

Four trees are important parts of campus heritage

There are four trees in Athens, three on the University of Georgia campus, which are accompanied by interesting and fascinating vignettes. More...

Rabies: what it is, what to do, who to call

If you have had the opportunity to read the two previous articles on skunks and raccoons you would know that both of these critters are primary vectors for the rabies virus. More...