Almost two years ago, as I started the official process to become an exchange student, which included filling out so many different forms and papers that I thought it would never end, I could not believe that my dream since 5th grade was about to become a reality.
At the end of 2019, my dad stayed with me for a month following back surgery, then returned home in Rhode Island. A couple of months later, the pandemic hit and like so many of you, I was unable to visit family for the next 16 months.
Imagine waking up one morning and seeing crumbs all over the floor, dirty dishes in the sink and the house full of flies because someone left the back door open. Which problem should you deal …
I have been an over-compulsive sorrier my whole life. Though I’m not sure when the words “I’m sorry” became entrenched in my vocabulary, I do know if there was a competition of who said “I’m sorry” the most, I’d win ... by the age of 10.
Thanks to our 45th president’s lies, some Republicans’ explicit endorsement of those lies, and others’ silent complicity, more than half of all Republicans think Donald Trump is the true president.
The 2021 session is certainly one for the record books, both in terms of legislator time spent on Zoom and the vast infusion of federal aid that has come to the Green Mountain State due to the…
The big lie, perpetuated by former President Donald Trump and some of his supporters, is that our elections are not secure. These dangerous and disingenuous claims are made without evidence to support them.
Kevin Ellis recently wrote an open letter to Republicans echoing leftists’ blinkered view of Republicans and, more disturbingly, their dystopian view of our republic.
I started in on the trail at the Williams Woods Natural Area in Charlotte to get a first-hand look at some very big and uncommon Vermont trees. As I clumped across numerous truncheons, I could tell that the soils here were wet underfoot.
We've all heard it before: If you want to help the planet, plant a tree. As Vermont approaches its annual celebration of Arbor Day, held the first Friday of May each year since 1886, you will …
This past week was something that happens every year at Shelburne Community School, but this was the first year, come hell or high water, I was determined to participate.
In the midst of being somewhat numbed to writing about and during the “coronaverse” — while acknowledging all the wellsprings of revelation, realization and reckoning it has provided — it has become so clear that we don’t pay poets enough.
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