Recent Articles by Joseph Walker
Published: Monday, September 15, 2014 12:51 pm MDT
OK, I admit it: I had a crush on JoAnn. So what? Every boy in the fifth grade had a crush on her. Why should I be any different?
Published: Friday, August 29, 2014 3:31 pm MDT
Beck wasn't the best player on our church league softball team that summer. But then, he didn't have to be. He was the lay leader of our congregation. But somebody had to tell him about The Hat.
Published: Monday, August 25, 2014 11:25 am MDT
It wasn’t that I didn’t want to mow the lawn that late summer afternoon when I was 13. So when Dad asked me to mow the lawn a couple of days early that week, I told him I would without even thinking...
Published: Friday, August 15, 2014 4:01 pm MDT
Our neighbors’ plight may not be as dramatic as those in Iraq, Israel or Gaza, but to them it is every bit as real and oppressive.
Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 5:02 pm MDT
Those who knew Dad best knew he had The Gift.
Published: Monday, August 4, 2014 1:48 pm MDT
I have a problem — something that deeply concerns and troubles me. It was like being in some kind of shocknado, with all of this trauma swirling around me, and no real solutions to which I could cling.
Published: Friday, July 25, 2014 4:18 pm MDT
I wouldn’t want to trade places with Great-Great-Grandfather Henson for anything.
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.