Commentary

This is all commentaries on WVPE including Friday's Michiana Chronicles Feature and occasional one-time contributors.

"Work"

Sep 25, 2015

Window Washing

Sep 25, 2015

Summer time Farm Report

Sep 25, 2015

April Lindsky shares her thoughts on some recent movies with prominent female roles.

"Why Bad Art is Bad"

Sep 18, 2015

Why Bad Art is Bad.

"Folding"

Sep 11, 2015

When there is too much folding.

"Flowers"

Aug 28, 2015

When I get flowers...

The Shepherd's Life

Jul 3, 2015
Published here by permission of the photographer.

You read a book about what? You’re recommending a book about what? That’s the reaction I’ve been getting from people, and I can’t blame them. There are sheep on the book’s cover, after all. What does that have to do with our life? Shepherds on harsh yet beautiful mountain farms in a far corner of a distant country?

We Are Caitlyn

Jun 5, 2015
ABC News.

I wonder if people will look back on this moment in history and say that this was the week when transgender people began to be understood and respected around the world. Caitlyn Jenner has completed her public transformation from “he” to “she,” after a long process of struggle and change that was grounded in personal truth. The event of her self-presentation in Vanity Fair seems comparable to Magic Johnson's 1991 HIV announcement. That event universalized the AIDS epidemic and made it possible for people to see the unfolding tragedy as something that belonged to all of us.

Justin Solomon (@JSolomonCNBC)

In the movie State and Main actor Alec Baldwin plays an eratic and irresponsible fellow who at one point manages to get his station wagon airborne on the streets of a small town. When he emerges from the wreckage he laughs nervously and blurts out just three words: “So that happened.”

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