We might be able to say that this cloud of national humiliation has had a silver lining

I was glad Mexico had not built a wall to keep us tourists out

Okay, maybe just a little . . . bloodthirsty

Language is always in flux

Donald Trump is not normally a name that would turn up in The Star

Out of the doghouse and onto a plane

There are so many things to do on my honey-do list

A look back at what people here were saying and doing 25, 50, 75, 100, and, yes, 125 years ago

There’s so much that needs restoring at our ages that maybe it’s meaningless to talk of a place as being restorative

I am toying with the idea of declaring Free Book Fridays at The Star