Seeing through the right lense

When we consider the possible uncertainties that one may encounter during a typical day of off-piste skiing, we rarely consider the effect our goggle...

Choosing the right battle

“What do you read my Lord? Words, words, words.” — William Shakespeare. It looks like the pen is indeed mightier than the sword. The revelation of...

Little ski hill all grown up

It was a cold, clear bluebird day on Jan. 1, 1989 as I headed over the Duffy Lake Road for a winter away from...

Obama earns failing grade

“No, no, no, it ain’t me you’re looking for.” Bob Dylan. Four years ago I wrote that the president-elect, being new and young, deserved...

The power struggle

What’s love got to do with it? - Tina Turner The 12-stitch cut lip on U.S. President Obama’s face qualifies as a metaphor for how...