Linton Weeks

Linton Weeks appears in the following:

Project Xpat: What It Means To Be An Expatriate

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Americans living in other countries share how they see themselves — and the world. "What used to be more different is now less different," says a 17-year resident of Paris.


Peak Halloween: Is The Holiday Over The Hill?

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Now that Fright Night is the most popular holiday, it has nowhere to go but down.


Haiku In The News: Reality In Riyadh

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Finding poetry / In the news of the moment / Can be meaningful.


Compartmentalization Nation

Monday, October 28, 2013

Can a house divided within itself — and living a segmented life — continue to stand?


Haiku In The News: Chinese Cockroach Farms

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Finding poetry / in everyday news stories — / surprisingly cool.


Never-Ending Stories: Commerce Versus Conservation

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

The U.S. Forest Service is set to decide whether to allow or forbid hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, on national forest property in Virginia and West Virginia. The battle over public lands in America has been roiling for decades — and is likely to continue ad infinitum.


Haiku In The News: The New $100 Bill

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Finding poetry / in the news of the moment / can be rewarding.


The Customization Of You — And Everything Else

Monday, September 09, 2013

Finally. A news story co-written by YOU about YOU that YOU can read to yourself.


Quick Question: Can Only The Rich Be President?

Friday, September 06, 2013

There is a history of well-heeled commanders in chief. "I still think it is possible for a person of modest means to become president — if the conditions are just right," one presidential historian says. "But wealth has always been a major qualifying factor for the presidency."


Falling Out Of Love With President Obama

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Has the president lost his supporters?


Gone Tomorrow: Don't Mess With Texas Wildflowers

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Known for bigness, Texas sometimes looks after the little things.


The Rise And Fall Of Slackers

Saturday, August 31, 2013

As we pause this Labor Day weekend to celebrate the Great American Worker, we can't help but wonder: Where have all the do-nothings gone? Like pay phones and video parlors, slackers seem to have disappeared.


Elevator Pitch: Contrarian Entrepreneurs

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Exploring the perils and promises of being a self-starter.


NeverEnding Stories: Chemical Warfare

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

For centuries, humans have waged war with deadly chemical weapons.


Haiku In The News: The Cyrus Family

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Finding poetry / in the news of the moment / can be rewarding.


What Is Going No? Negativity In America

Monday, August 26, 2013

Things may not necessarily get better. And some say that's not always a bad thing.


Haiku In The News: Chris Christie, Rock Star

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Finding poetry in everyday news about the New Jersey governor.


Quick Question: Can Baseball Stop Retaliation?

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Is there anything more that officials can do to keep grown men from hurling 90 mph fastballs at each other?


5 Odd Things You Can Buy

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

A consumer's guide to dinosaur poop and roadside trash.


Pondering Black And White In A Colorful World

Monday, August 19, 2013

Sometimes the most colorful occurrences in nature are in black-and-white.