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Posts tagged ‘Winter 2016’

Glass Half Empty

By Dale Lucht No matter how much of a curmudgeon I pretend to be, I tend to be an optimistic person. This latest election has shocked…

Not My President

By R U Bored I don’t like Donald Trump. I didn’t vote for him. And I can’t quite believe that he is soon to be the…

Fate of the Union

By Mary Summerbell What happened? That’s the great, unanswerable question. We are shocked – not just the United States, but the whole world – by Donald…

Fragile Sensibilities

By Mary Summerbell It may seem far away, but in just nine weeks Beloit International Film Festival will be back again. In 2017, its twelfth year,…

An Evolutionary Spiral

By Dianne Witte A recent trip to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Illinois has broadened my perspective on the recent election and its…

The Way of the Cross

By Katie Ammon Recently, I have plagued myself by a distraction and much suffering. So while waiting for surgery last Thursday, I kept contemplating at the cross…