I recently ran unsuccessfully as the independent candidate for state House District 59. I’ve been asked why I’ve taken so long to write about my campaign. For me, the campaign

It was the best of times, it wasn’t the worst of times. 2018, one could argue, was a year in which the Gunnison Valley turned a corner. There were many

There’s a story my family retells nearly every time we get together. A calamity in which we all were part. An example of Murphy’s law to the max. Everything that

For no particular reason, Kirsten and I made the kids watch “60 Minutes” with us Sunday while we were preparing dinner. (Yes, the same longer-form television news program I watched

The holidays should be filled with family, fun and thanks for all we’ve been given over the last year. But as the time approaches to flip the calendar to 2019,

While reading last week’s article in the Gunnison Country Times regarding Golden Eagle Trash Service’s minor-impact change appeal, my first thought was, “Wow, Gun Club road must have really changed

Granted, no one wants a trash service headquartered in their backyard. So it’s no surprise that some neighbors raised a stink in recent months over Golden Eagle’s application to base

I was in a class once where I learned about a study in delayed gratification. Researchers, studying human behavior, would isolate children in a room, place a marshmallow in front