De-clutter your house

November 17, 2014 Danny Tyree “Tyrades!” As the old Tyree luck would have it, I was near the end of my month-long exile …

AOL: You’ve got spam

November 17, 2014 Peter Funt, Special to the Guard It’s been years since I used AOL for any kind of meaningful email but …

Ancient and modern technology

November 14, 2014 Daris Howard “Life’s Outtakes” We had just finished touring the first of the floating islands of Lake Titicaca, with the …

Stories tell more than headlines

November 13, 2014 Camille Nesler “Outside the Box” Last week while perusing through news websites, a couple headlines kept jumping out at me: …

Future seems to be going up in smoke

November 13, 2014 Tom Purcell, Freelance Writer I admit it: I feel sorry for cigarette and cigar smokers these days. But changing fashions …

Last of the fall harvest

November 13, 2014 Last spring my sister Robbie asked me where to get some sweet potato slips. I’d told her I’d grown my own on a good …

Why millennials hate voice mail

November 11, 2014 Tom Purcell, Freelance Writer Get this: Millennials hate voice mail and don’t often bother to listen to their messages.