When Your Sick Kid Is 28 Years Old and 2000 Miles Away 

Mothering That Faraway Grown-Up Kid When He's in the Hospital What do you do when your grown-up kid is in the hospital a half continent away? Jump on a … [Read more...]

Rain Taxi Review Puts on a Lively Book Fest

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The Twin Cities Book Festival, sponsored by Rain Taxi Review of Books, was a blast. Lots of fun authors, including a … [Read more...]

Point-and-Shoot Heaven: Photographing a Flower Garden Just Before Dusk

By Barbara Falconer Newhall A little rain, a little dirt, a little sun, some red wiggler worms, and a few kitchen scraps and you’ve got yourself a … [Read more...]

The Weekend I Talked — And the Kids Listened

By Barbara Falconer Newhall You know your kids have turned into grown-ups when they listen to your advice. I don’t mean take your advice. I mean listen … [Read more...]

A Case of the Human Condition: Walking the Walker in Minneapolis

By Barbara Falconer Newhall After the Religion Newswriters Conference in Minneapolis in September, I took time out to visit our son Peter. Together we … [Read more...]