Going bald like a man
An amusing editorial by Shawn Olson, originally published as a Chalkboard column in the Messenger.
Columbus Messenger, Me and Unprofessional
The Columbus Messenger Newspapers and why I don't work there anymore.
The Hurry-Stop Syndrome
This editorial was the last Chalkboard editorial Shawn Olson wrote for the Columbus Messenger.
Using the Internet
This editorial on education was printed as a Chalkboard column in the Messenger.
An essay on the extinction of the Renaissance Man or polymath in human history.
Bald Eagles - Columbus Zoo
Photos of nesting bald eagles at the Columbus Zoo.
The Ukulele Man
Some intriguing photos of a local band called the Ukelele Man.
Sculptures of male and female elk by wildlife artist Donald Olson.
The other end of life
An emotional editorial by Shawn Olson about old age originally printed in the Messenger.