Byline: By SOL SOLOMON

My Turn: End the endless cycle

9/13/21

The carnage and chaos in Afghanistan as we withdraw our troops is a reminder of how senseless and wasteful war is. Isn’t it time to put this...

For many of us, the upcoming presidential election cannot come soon enough. We are barely surviving what will go down in history as the biggest...

SMALL but MIGHTY

7/8/20

I think one of the reasons our beautiful New Hampshire countryside is still so sparsely populated is the abundance of insects that fill the air...

The international outrage erupting over systemic police violence against Black people is long overdue. Why it took so long is a mystery. It’s been...

I read with horror recently a Washington Post article in the Monitor about NASA’s new rules of behavior between countries in outer space. Called...

Those who enjoy marijuana are especially grateful to have it available during the pandemic. Without this natural stress reliever, it would be much...

My Turn: A growing calm in the garden

5/10/20

This year I am even more aware of what a privilege it is to have a garden. It affords fresh air and exercise with no worry about social distancing....

While those fortunate to have resources have been able to ride out the coronavirus storm in relative comfort, the 40% of the adult population with...

Make time for lunch

3/23/20

I’ve never liked to hurry through lunch. Before I began working for myself, I always took lunch breaks, no matter what job I had. It never seemed...

As if a global switch was thrown, the entire world has banded together to deal with the sudden spread of the coronavirus. The common-sense measures...

My Turn: Life in the slow lane

1/5/20

My daughter asked me the other day, while we were in my car, why I didn’t take I-89 to New London instead of the slower Route 114 that we were on. ...

Holiday gifts you can’t buy

12/29/19

My disdain for most holidays continues to grow. I wonder why we set aside only a day or a week to acknowledge what ought to be a daily occurrence...

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