With tag: if_only_i_had_known
If Only I Had Known!: The Escape Clause
By Willem Lange
And now "If Only I Had Known." That's the theme we gave to commentators this spring for an annual brunch. We've been sharing some of their thoughts this week. And today we close the series with writer and storyteller Willem Lange, who says he wishes he'd discovered a few simple, but key words a lot earlier in life.
If Only I Had Known!: Fooled Again
By Mike Martin
All this week, we're hearing selections from a brunch featuring VPR commentators. They wrote on the theme of, "If Only I Had Known!" Mike Martin, a high school teacher in Hinesburg, questions whether our electronic gadgets are all they're cracked up to be.
If Only I Had Known!: Army or Navy
By Bill Seamans
This afternoon we begin sampling some of the essays recorded at this
year's VPR Commentators Brunch. The theme was, "If Only I Had Known." On
this Memorial Day, retired ABC News correspondent Bill Seamans tells
about how he chose a military career.