Links – “Community under pressure” column

I recently had a “terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day.” It actually wound up OK in the end, but it was daunting spectacle, following a month of being overworked. I still managed to find something of a silver lining in it, and wrote about it for my column with The Orland Park Prairie. You can read it by clicking here.

Link – Signal boost what you love column

Been meaning to share this one. Had a string of Orland Park editorials delving into some political issues over a month’s time. I’m proud of them, but it kept delaying this positive thing I wanted to get out there. Ended up serving as a good end to 2017/start to 2018. (Click here to read. Subscription) A tease… “There is a scene near the end of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” One character is on a suicide mission to destroy the super-weapon of a foe when he is miraculously knocked off course by his companion. “In the sequence, the two technically fail. Continue reading Link – Signal boost what you love column