Author: Barbara Coles

OK, What's Next?

The plague, the Spanish flu. We all read about them when we studied history in school. Such horrors seemed like artifacts of the past, long-ago tales of unimaginable death. But here we are, in the midst of another pandemic. Fortunately, with our contemporary medical knowledge, the toll is not likely to be as great. But in this respect, it is the same as it was in past pandemics — it will change us, in ways large and small. We talked to people in various fields to get their perspectives.

The Women of Monadnock

The thing that signifies the Monadnock Region is the mountain that stands alone in its midst. Mount Monadnock, in all of its rugged beauty, inspires a special kind of people to form community around it — many of them women we think are remarkable.