Turning Tragedy Into Purpose

Meeting with Jajuan Archer, the founder of Women’s Own Worth-a multi-faceted service program for victims of domestic abuse, was a warming, humbling, and moving experience. You know those people that seem to have fallen gracefully from heaven? Jajuan is one of those. Her remarkable story and outstanding efforts to bring refuge, support, and healing to victims…

Frankenstein-A Macabre Reality

  Most everyone has heard or read the story of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Many have seen the film interpretations throughout the 20th century. Mary Shelley was 18 years old when she wrote the story that has become historically profound in the literary world. Woven with the motif of the pursuit of knowledge and its dangers,…

Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site in Hope tells story of 42nd U.S. President

Zoie Clift, travel writer Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism This month America celebrates the centennial year of the National Park Service, NPS. U.S. President Woodrow Wilson signed the act that created the agency on August 25, 1916. Among the national parks in Arkansas celebrating the event is the President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home…