A Cancer Journey

Seems to me every cancer is as unique as the person it inhabits. Cancer is not one disease afflicting many, it’s many diseases with seemingly endless manifestations.   My cancer is my cancer. “We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” – Kenji Miyazawa The following are episodes from my personal journey….

2019 Hyde Park Street Fair Schedule

Hyde Park Street Fair Hours at Camel’s Back Park. 9/13 – 4 pm to 9:30 pm 9/14 – 10 am to 9:30 pm 9/15 – 10 am to 6 pm For breaking news and updates visit the Hyde Park Street Fair Facebook page click here and check out the Special HPSF 40 North End News for…

Boise Stands Alone

(AKA “Keep Boise Weird”) As a tireless and active member of the Boise community I am often amazed and amused by the many comparisons some like to make between Boise and other cities. Statements like “Boise is the next Portland” or “Boise is becoming a smaller Denver” are made with little regard to our very…

Chess & STEM in the North End

Original article by Andrew Reed, IdahoEdNew.org published 12/17/18 Tables are set up with vinyl chess boards and chess pieces on them in the dining hall at City Light Home For Women. Nearly 10 kids start to fill the room and begin to play chess. Some of them play side by side, others have a table…