When self-expression gives way to self-doubt, a little support can help.
Readers write in with words on the 'Write stuff' and tastes on 'America's new culinary renaissance.'
Gold is attractive to wear and look at, but even more attractive to own as a commodity these days.
Readers write in about the root problem of overpopulation, servitude to technology, and the overhyped demise of traditional news.
Readers write in about defense spending as the real 'entitlement' the US Congress should cut and the need for better parental involvement in the effort to turn around failing schools.
Words can harm. Words can heal. The best speeches ever delivered asked not for anything but the better angels of our nature.