Family tree

The tension of the generations has shownon leaf venation.Once my weight didn't crumble them,But not anymore,Maybe it's a heavy heart.Generations have left their mark on this tree;Some peed, some pushed, some doodled, some nicked. The tree…

Time is of the essence

PAkistan is on the brink of drought, according to the Global Land Outlook report released recently by the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). It is among 23 countries in the world that are suffering from…

New books to read in July

In 2016, Pringle, an investigative reporter for the Los Angeles Times, received what turned out to be career-changing advice: the dean of the University of Southern California medical school was linked to a drug overdose. As he continued…

My son is leaving | FlaglerLive

My children in front of “La Mort de Socrate” by Jacques Louis David (“La Mort de Socrate”, 1787), at the Metropolitan Museum in New York. Painting played a central role in their upbringing. (© FlaglerLive) Today is the day. We are taking…