October 30, 2008 Newsletter with information about Wild Mercy and Filk.
Cringe headlines at the Newport on June 14, 2003.
Thoughts on the American War in Iraq.
Topics pages now only list articles by Shawn Olson and very close friends and family.
Words from a friend absentia.
Humorous piece by Shawn Olson about cars, originally printed in the Columbus Messenger.
August 23, 2004
An essay about the role teachers play in making subjects interesting, valuable and relevant to students. Prompted by an Open-House visit to Westland High School.
2003 is coming to an end with the final Cringe show. This year my mother died, my friend John Hart died, and my favorite band broke up.
Why a skeptic believes in free will.
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