A weekly opinion series.

In Defense of Fan Fiction

A New Generation That Understands Its Power and Role in the World

The Evolution of an ‘Office Park’ to a Campus with Vitality

Texting Drivers, Yes You! — Put Down Your Phones and Pay Attention

The Mountains Are Not IN the Way—They ARE the Way

Access to Awe, Wonderment and Beauty are Basic Necessities

From My First-hand Experience, Unhealthy Sugar Habit is Hard to Break

On Becoming a Mom in Central Florida

Who, Me? A Philanthropist?

Yes, I Waited 6 Hours in Line for a New Theme Park Ride

Go Ahead — It's OK to Allow Yourself to be Silly Sometimes

Why Do I Teach Journalism? Because it is More Important Now Than Ever

Why I Believe in the Power of Positivity

As We Enter 2020, Let’s be the Change Our Children Need

There is Power Inherent in Working with Colleagues from Different Disciplines

Why Are Adults Without Children Sometimes Made to Feel Incomplete?

The Agony of Defeat

To Win at Sports, You've Got to Get in the Game – and Don’t Give Up

The Main Reason People Don’t Chase Their Dream of Writing

Doctor Killed by Coronavirus Will Long be Revered for Trying to Protect Others

Maybe it was Dumb Luck – Or Maybe it was Something Else

All That Glitters – Could Be Unhealthy

Not All Healing is Physical – Recognizing and Overcoming Grief

Friendship, Forgiveness and Fences: Healing a Past Hurt

Misconception About Childless Adults Can Be Misguided

The Powerful Force of Nostalgia