Recent Articles by Joseph Walker
Published: Friday, July 11, 2014 5:21 pm MDT
Standing in line at the grocery store (24 check-out stands, but only one cashier? Really?), two teenagers in shorts and tank tops were bemoaning the dark, threatening clouds that were billowing outside.
Published: Thursday, July 3, 2014 5:47 pm MDT
For Sgt. Brock Jones and the rest of the soldiers in his unit stationed at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan, this Fourth of July will be a day like any other.
Published: Friday, June 27, 2014 3:00 pm MDT
I’m currently powerless. Or perhaps stating it more accurately, I’m currently current-less.
Published: Friday, June 13, 2014 4:07 pm MDT
Dad stood behind me and taught me how to tie the double Windsor — just as I was standing behind my son and teaching him some two decades later.
Published: Friday, June 6, 2014 4:10 pm MDT
For me, however, this Disneyland weekend isn’t really about Disney. It’s about family. And being together. And sharing something we all enjoy. We’re making memories, and that could happen anyw...
Published: Friday, May 30, 2014 4:02 pm MDT
The way I see it, it isn't important that we succeed every time at everything we do. What's important is that we try, and that we give it our best shot.
Published: Friday, May 23, 2014 4:01 pm MDT
The harsh, everyday reality has a way of sharpening your focus and making you remember things you might otherwise forget — especially when it comes to Memorial Day.
Published: Monday, May 19, 2014 2:09 pm MDT
When members of extended families reach out to one another during times of stress and crisis, it teaches life-changing lessons about love, loyalty and what it really means to be part of a family.
Published: Friday, May 9, 2014 3:30 pm MDT
For most of the women I know, motherhood is life's greatest reward — and it's most daunting challenge. So it doesn't help when SuperMom (who may or may not actually exist) is presented as the standard by ...
Published: Friday, May 2, 2014 4:14 pm MDT
The noted French philosopher Voltaire put it this way: “I do not agree with what you have to say, but I’ll defend to the death your right to say it.” And to be wrong.