LILONGWE, Malawi — Yamikani walks deliberately, intently, with a beanbag on his head, showing a balance that is probably hard-earned. “When he falls,” his grandmother Irene tells me, “we have to pick him up.”
Smith crashed his motorcycle in '81.
Journalist Jeff Smith - known for his pull-out-the-stops, devil-be-damned, sometimes profound and nearly always entertaining columns - has died.
Journalist Jeff Smith — known for his pull-out-the-stops, devil-be-damned, sometimes profound and nearly always entertaining columns — has died.
Q: I am currently sitting on a deck overlooking a park at a hospice facility while my mother lies in her bed taking a morphine nap. She will die in a couple of days.
Hey, I put my new shoes on - thanks to what may be a dying breed.
If you are reading this without first having to remember a password, congratulations - and may the printed word never die.
Recent question: "I have a 19-year-old boy who acts more like he is a 14-year old.
Just about every day I give thanks that I am no longer the mother of teenagers.
Mary Ellen Davenport (right), San Angelo reporter, interviews Abigail Van Buren (left), who was famous for her "Dear Abby" column at Austin, Texas on January 31, 1959. Miss Van Buren was in Austin to attend the Headliners Award dinner. (AP Photo).
Grand Forks Herald columnist Marilyn Hagerty became an Internet sensation this month when her Eatbeat column of the new Olive Garden in Grand Forks, N.D., went viral.