Tag: National Park Service

  • Alaska Airlines, Y’all

    Alaska Airlines, Y’all

    I am typically the last person to board a plane or close to the back. That's because I don't fly First-class and because, well, I have an aversion to standing in lines. Especially single file lines. So that's where I was while boarding the non-stop[..]
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  • Death without a Funeral

    Death without a Funeral

      This was going to be the blog post in which I announced that daughter Konnie and her husband are expecting wee ones. I had it all written in my mind. I was going to share with you how long a struggle this has been[..]
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  • HEROES OF HOPE AND HEALING

    HEROES OF HOPE AND HEALING

    This was posted first at the Vietnam Memorial Wall Foundation blog.  By Karen Spears Zacharias Some people know them as the “Yellow Hatters”, the familiar park service volunteers dressed in bright yellow shirts and matching hats who stand ready at The Wall. Ready to help with a pencil[..]
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