Chris Trainor is a contributing columnist for the Index-Journal. Contact him at ChrisTrainorSC@yahoo.com. You can follow him on Twitter @ChrisTrainorSC. Views expressed in this column are those of the writer only and do not represent the newspaper's opinion.
Like all mere amateurs, I had to stand in awe of the work of a master.
You don’t always have to completely understand the passions of others. Sometimes you just have to accept the reality and keep moving.
This one seemed particularly distant. I’m sure at least a few of you spend time on Facebook, the ubiquitous social media site. Once something of a marvel, it has kind of become like cigarettes: bad for you, but still hard to quit. What began as a good tool to connect with friends old and new…
We always knew Christmas 2020 was going to be a little different.
Newspapers are always so much more than just the sum of their parts.
For a moment, I was 10 years old again. At least in my memories.
We got an early start this time around. I’m sure some of you have, as well.
When it comes to flip flops, there’s no question I get my money’s worth.
We’ve spent a lot of time looking at maps this week.
The world is full of small wonders, if only you’re able to find them.
We didn’t even have to take the shortcut.
If I was lucky, someone would leave a newspaper behind.