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As the new year comes around and we are all awash in resolutions of self betterment, I’d like to propose two simple resolutions that we all can take to heart.
The great darkness of a northern winter has settled over our far corner of Minnesota. It always fascinates me to watch the world through thin light and a palette of
Happy approaching holidays, everybody. The other day I was contacted by some people regarding Letters to My Son, my literary firstborn, published over a decade ago. I began paging through
Just a little update for a few of you who have asked. The book on Chief Joseph is coming along. My editor and I have had a bit of a
When I was in high school I remember coming across a quote by Walt Whitman. The quote, as best I remember it, went something like this: “Do I contradict myself?
It’s very gratifying to hear the responses regarding the dilemma of the teacher with the students who think it’s time for Indians to “get over it.” There is no doubt
I recently received some correspondence from a second year teacher in a well-respected high school in a fairly wealthy, fairly white town. Her email read, in part, ” My 21st