Archive for February, 2010

Whiteclay, revisted

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

Published Tuesday February 2, 2010
BY DAVID ROOKS
RAPID CITY JOURNAL

Early Monday I looked out my window: It was snowing again, of course. Is it simply my age or are winters growing colder, longer? The scene of black, gray and white seemed sketched with charcoal on notebook paper. I thought to pray for ranchers and their livestock. In a moment, I added anyone suffering from this bitter cold to my supplication. It’s a loveless world out there.

I related the desolate picture through my window to an article in Monday’s Rapid City Journal. Once again, White Clay, Nebraska is in the news just for being White Clay, Nebraska. (more…)