Winning Words

Hope, encouragement open endless possibilities

Hope may not be a strategy, but then again it just might be, especially when we tie it to encouragement. Although I have personally limited the amount of time I spend reading or watching the news, …
Coming Attractions

Stories on Stage on screen

Never underestimate the power of a good story. They can provide comfort, particularly during challenging times like the one the world is currently living through. So, it’s with a sigh of relief …
Financial Strategies

Change is the only constant

Ancient Greek philosophers taught valuable lessons that are still relevant today. “Change is the only constant in life” from Heraclitus, the Greek philosopher from 500 BCE¹ is one of my …
Winning Words

The path to success is open to everyone

“You were designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness.” - Zig Ziglar Imagine waking up every day, reminding ourselves of Zig’s quote above. How …

Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

Mother Nature just decided to wing it

Mother Nature spent more time naming some of her children than she did others. Allegedly it took her three days to come up with “platypus.” It’s known she spent over an hour deciding on …
Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor: Wilson gives to community

Wilson gives to community This November we will vote for leaders at the most local levels all the way to our nation’s highest office. We hear a lot about races at the national level, but how many …

Letter to the editor: Vote Teal for commissioner

Vote Teal for commissioner Experience matters when choosing our Douglas County commissioners. It’s crucial our commissioners have experience leading and collaborating within our community in order …

Letter to the editor: Vote for the truth

Vote for the truth "In times of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act." — George Orwell.   Patrick Neville continued his assault on the truth and science at an illegal …

Letter to the editor: Send Hickenlooper to Senate

Send Hickenlooper to Senate With the nation facing existential crises, Colorado needs the leadership of John Hickenlooper in the Senate. With only 4% of the world’s population, the US has …

Letter to the editor: Note age differences with COVID

Note age differences with COVID As of Sept. 3, CBS Denver reports 37 schools had 39 reported COVID cases out of 19,000 students with zero hospitalizations and zero deaths. Aug. 22, CDC reports the …
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