It’s been a rough year for me all the way around. But one of the highlights was winning three first-place awards in the Tennessee Press Association contest.
So, kickin around with Campbell hasn’t been much fun lately, but I’ll try my best to keep from depressing anyone.
If you remember my first “personal column” you might recall the chuckle many of you got with my squirrel problem, and many of you commiserated with me.
I’ve always held true to the journalism stance that a reporter doesn’t get involved in things they write about. In one way of thinking, writing about something that will benefit others is my contribution to the cause, but I’ve always avoided direct involvement.
I’m not proud to admit this, but at 50 years old I’ve probably allowed myself to slip into the most unhealthy lifestyle ever. There’s a term I never thought would apply to me — sedentary.