Published Articles by Doris Weatherford

Adding and Subtracting Simultaneously

June 27, 2016

The last few days have not been good for me, as Hubbyís health deteriorated at the same time that I had a major disagreement with my longtime New York publishing associate. I thought I was almost done with a project for her, but it turned out that we had differing expectations, and now Iím rewriting for peanuts in pay. (more…)

Gays, Guns, and Ghosts

June 20, 2016

Iíve mentioned before that I have an 86-year-old friend in Gainesville whose personal experience in Florida history runs deep. Heís Jack Price, formerly of the National Conference of Christians and Jews, and I know that some of you know him, too. He doesnít travel anymore, but he was on the phone soon after the Orlando massacre. (more…)

We Have Overcome

June 13, 2016

The first of several notable things last week was Hillary going over the top. I have expected it for a long time -- but it is historic, and we should pause to reflect. I remember when Geraldine Ferraro became the first vice-presidential nominee. That was much more of a surprise, and dozens of us gathered on short notice in a Seminole Heights backyard to toast with cheap champagne. (more…)

Our June is not that of English Poets

June 6, 2016

Iím writing this on June 6, which is D-Day, but more on that later. I had intended to be speaking right now on the history of the League of Women Voters, but that was cancelled because of the seasonís first tropical storm. (more…)

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