Guest Columnists

A good time to reveal paternity?

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Dear Annie: About 65 years ago, my 20-year-old sister, “Pat,” had an affair with a married man that resulted in the birth of my nephew, “Harry.” The married man, of

How to afford big-ticket items

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Finally, you have a couple of months where things are going well. The bills get paid on time, and you actually have money left at the end of the month.

Walk on the wary side

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Dear Annie: Both my wife and I are in our 80s, and we like to take walks together. Recently, we’ve noticed a safety issue that concerns us. As young children,

Inexpensive home dehumidifiers

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Humidity, or the lack thereof, is always a popular topic. Where I live in northern Colorado, it’s dry! We have no humidity. Well, not exactly, but it averages in the

Unforgiven infidelity

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Dear Annie: Soldiers still cry 50 years after their experiences with horrendous trauma. The letter writer, “Grieving,” is touched forever, too, by her trauma. The list goes on and on

Disappearing daughter-in-law

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Dear Annie: My son was married eight months ago and now lives on the other side of the country. During their courtship, engagement and wedding, I did everything I could

Cutting family ties

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Dear Annie: I have an abusive mother, and for many years I put myself in her path. Any time I opened up to someone about her behavior, I heard, “But