Going Green

A Note from Kim: The Voice of History - My mother has asked me for years to revisit my inaugural column written in 1994 as it has always been her favorite. I submit this in celebration of her 84th birthday...

The Rites of Spring

SHE SAID Welcome spring! I am so glad to see the winter that wouldn’t end finally over. I’ve missed mowing the grass, planting flowers, feeding the birds and taking Sophie, our poodle, for long walks....

The Voice of History

I have a history here. We all have histories here, or wherever it is that we live and work and love and raise our families. We create our own histories. The experiences we pour into them are fashioned much by...

The Voice of Fun

Is it true that blondes have more fun? Nah, I don’t think so. Twice in the past three months, I took different groups of (over age 55) girls to Greensboro for Appreciation Day and we had a total blast each...

Word Play

“Wait. You’re playing against each other, aren’t you?” the nurse commented while adjusting my father-in-law’s IV bag. My husband and I sat on opposite sides of the bed and sheepishly nodded. “Well,...