Category: Press Columns

Hugs, handshakes, or nothing at all?

Do you know Dr. Anthony Fauci? If you don’t know who he is, you need to get out more – or rather, maybe you should stay in more to really know who he is. Anyway, he has a pet peeve…

Super villainy and toilet paper

The Moore family is all hunkered down, doing our part to stay at home and watch as much TV as possible. But now, with school being held at home, we are watching educational television, like Barbie: Life in the Dreamhouse.…

Dreaming of a white Christmas

I got a little too busy to write a Christmas column this year. But I had one in mind, so I hope you’ll forgive me if I’m a week too late. Christmas was quickly approaching in 1992. I lived in…

Shake the sign

Sometimes you have to go and shake the sign. That is what we discovered when our kids hosted a lemonade stand at our house a few weeks ago. It was the idea of our oldest daughter, who thought it might…

A few acts of kindness can go a long way

A few acts of kindness can go a long way, and I’ve noticed quite a few acts of kindness—done without the expectation of recognition—recently. A few weeks ago I attended the Derrick Memorial Basketball Game. I was sitting on the…

Feel free to disagree, or maybe even to agree

A few months ago, I wrote a column about some reactions we received to our political cartoons. Some of those reactions I considered to be extreme—most of which fell along the lines of liking or disliking Donald Trump. Now, with…