Yadkin Ripple- RSS OPINION Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:05:09 EST 1800 Letter to the editor http://yadkinripple.com/news/letters/152017997/Letter-to-the-editor Dear Editor, Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:10:21 EST This may not be Colorado, but … http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151998205/This-may-not-be-Colorado-but When hiking in Colorado in mid-July it is easy to explore large alpine valleys filled with thousands of wildflowers. You see Indian Paint-brush, Columbines, Bluebells, Fire Pinks and other wildflowers by the thousands if your timing is good and the... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 04:35:21 EST Things just keep disappearing http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151462617/Things-just-keep-disappearing As I get older, “things” just keep disappearing. I know that I talk a lot about getting older, but it's only because I keep doing it and that makes me very happy. You know I remember when I thought old people were so unlucky because... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 01:50:21 EST Letter to the editor http://yadkinripple.com/news/letters/151041030/Letter-to-the-editor To the editor, Thu, 1 Jan 2015 04:42:04 EST Malice, the hot sauce of life http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/151036072/Malice-the-hot-sauce-of-life Malice, like a really good hot sauce, is best used sparingly. Accumulating an abundance of malice for some despicable person or situation can create emotional stress, lead to high blood pressure, insomnia or weight gain. I have found that it can... Thu, 1 Jan 2015 01:11:05 EST