No complaints here; just a note of thanks to readers who followed my columns for the past several years.

I began, if memory serves, in 2009 with columns on the oddities of English and several other languages. In 2013, or thereabouts, I switched to a wider range of topics, while avoiding religious and political themes. My especial thanks to readers who took the time to comment on my ideas. Your insights taught me much.

Lately, however, it occurred to me that I was hogging precious print space that might be used more profitably for local topics. 

Again, many thanks to all, and for all I wish the very best.

Harold Raley



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Allison Mugnier

I've never commented but I've truly enjoyed reading your columns. Intelligent writing such as yours should be treasured. I am hoping you will still publish online, and if not, I will miss you. Thank you.

Richard Capestani Knape

Your columns bring a much needed international view point to the local news.

alvin sallee

Your columns always helped me put a new focus on local issues. Thank you for your thoughtful, educational writings. Best.

Mike Trube

I wish you would have written about the Mandela Effect. And what your thoughts are on it, in reference to the changing of the wording of the Bible. Please do one.


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