Weather Forecast

The author (left) searches for birds Saturday with his neighbor's son, Joe. Photo by Doug Leier.

Flight Lines: Seeing more clearly with young eyes

Email News Alerts

Every now and then, we all need reminding as to just what it was that led us here in the first place, and why we love what we do.

Over time, we tend to lose track of those first few occasions when the fever-pitch of excitement caused our hearts to thump; we forget those moments when we decided this was something we wanted to do.


Last weekend I received just such a lesson from an unlikely source: a 10-year-old boy.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.