Notes from Home: All Together

By Trudy Wischemann The holidays are upon us, with Halloween (my favorite holiday) only a vague memory. The stores are full of Christmas decorations and music, as if Thanksgiving weren’t worth [...]

Notes from Home: Pendulum or Progress?

By Trudy Wischemann “Danny Salinas is gone!” a quiet, normally reserved woman whispered joyfully to me in public last week. She was referring to his sound defeat at the polls and the loss of his [...]