Controlled Chaos

August 4, 2015 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Business Profiles, Publications

Jeff Day will not apologize for his messy studio. It was expected it would boast cutting-edge horizontal and vertical features, or perhaps make some sort of interesting artistic statement. Instead, it is rather cold with […]


The Masons

August 3, 2015 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

This article appears in August 2015 Her Family. It seems like the stereotypically idyllic life of a poet: a gravel path leading to a house in the woods, one that calls to mind Walden Pond and […]


Paula and Jim Wilson

July 31, 2015 · Posted In: At Home, Home, Omaha Home, Publications

This article published in July/August 2015 Omaha Home.   It all started when Omaha’s Advanced Design & Construction set up temporary residence in Jim and Paula Wilson’s west Omaha neighborhood, where the couple had their own […]


Saying Yes to Improv

Posted In: Entertainment, Humor, Publications, The Encounter

This article appears in July/August 2015 The Encounter. As soon as the word “morph” came up, I knew I was going to be in trouble. My improv workshop with Dylan Rohde, the founder and co-owner of […]


Dinkers Bar & Grill

Posted In: Food & Drink, Publications, Restaurants, The Encounter

Dinker’s. The name: hard to forget. The red sign with huge yellow letters proclaiming it the home of “Omaha’s Best Burger”: hard to miss. The food: hard to resist. In a world filled with carbon […]

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Retirement on the Road

July 30, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

This article appears in 60-Plus June/July 2015 edition. Fritz Sampson says he likes to travel slowly, but the words “travel” and “slowly” can conjure up thoughts of lounging over three hour-long dinners in Italy, or spending […]


Lest We Forget

July 29, 2015 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Religion

This article appeared in Omaha Magazine July/August 2015 edition. Potter Field: It’s a lonely sounding pair of words for an even lonelier place. The phrase dates to the Bible, when fields once strip-mined for potting soil […]


Droning On

July 28, 2015 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People On the Rise, Publications

This article published in B2B Summer 2015. It’s not every roofing repair estimate that draws a crowd of gawkers. But when Luke Hansen of White Castle Roofing gets on site and starts flying his drone, […]


Jesse Wilson

July 27, 2015 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Publications, Young Hero

This article appears in 2015 August Her Family. Four-year old Jesse Wilson is like most boys his age. He loves Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and McDonald’s French fries. But one thing sets him apart. In […]


Carol Rogers

July 17, 2015 · Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Publications, The Encounter

This article appears in July/August The Encounter. Something in Jeanne Rogers broke. It fissured slowly, building and building until it exploded into one moment. That moment came in 2007 in the piano room, where she […]