Recent Articles by Sherry Young
Published: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 4:22 pm MDT
In spite of the controversy going on in professional football, high school football remains a ritual and a welcome event in towns and cities everywhere in this country. It’s a social event, too.
Published: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 4:02 pm MDT
A long time ago, I was a young girl who thought I would never grow old. I imagined I would be the chosen one and either something would happen, like the Millennium, or I would just never grow old.
Published: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 5:51 pm MDT
Hopefully there is still time in the autumn of our lives to make a trek with the family back to our memories. Then again, does it really matter? There are exciting things to do and beautiful places to go everyw...
Published: Thursday, September 4, 2014 11:54 am MDT
I thought, “If when we're young, we could only envision our posterity and the exponentiality of it and the love we will feel for our family, perspective would make us not care if our hair gets pulled or w...
Published: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4:22 pm MDT
Dale was a rock star in the Native American areas. He knew all of the people by name and made them feel great. He had a big heart, encouraging all of them to rise above their poverty. He stressed education as t...
Published: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 7:30 pm MDT
Unwanted trauma happens to people all over the world every day, but we never think it will happen to us, cockeyed optimists that we are. We don’t like to face our vulnerability.
Published: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:38 pm MDT
Many hands make light work and that can be said about much of our lives especially when good friends show up to unload an ABF truck on a hot day in Gilbert, Arizona.
Published: Thursday, July 10, 2014 2:12 pm MDT
We smile through the busy chaos of family gatherings because our hope is all the mingling will continue and these cousins will be there for each other once we aren’t around.
Published: Thursday, June 26, 2014 1:27 pm MDT
“There is a place in you that you must keep inviolate, a place that you must keep clean," said the late Maya Angelou. "A place where you say to any intruder, ‘Back up, don’t you know I’m...
Published: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 4:09 pm MDT
Fireflies are one of the summer joys we miss about Connecticut, well, that and the beaches. There aren’t any fireflies in Utah, but with daylight saving time there is plenty of beautiful lingering twiligh...