Mason County, Michigan — My One-Woman Road Trip Takes Me to Falconer Country

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The Poet of Mason County My father¬†was a bit of a poet during his college years. The flyleaves of his undergraduate textbooks … [Read more...]

The Quilt From Hell — Forty-Two Years Later, It’s Still Not Finished

By Barbara Falconer Newhall It had been staring at me from that drawer for decades, guilting me. The quilt from hell. My wedding present to my brother … [Read more...]

Guest Post From Jon: Does “Under God” Belong in the Pledge of Allegiance?

Jon wrote this post a couple of years ago when a Federal Appeals Court ruled in favor of keeping "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance. I don't think Jon … [Read more...]