David Behling

Educator, college

The expensive sweating of the middle class

A chance encounter at the grocery store led to a chat about my columns. The reader talked about always reading the columns to the end, ... Read more

Location plays big factor in disaster effect

Column: Notes from Home, by David Behling For years the canvas bag hung on a doorknob in my room, usually on the closet door, but ... Read more

There often is more to tale behind columns

When one writes a column like Notes from Home regularly for several years, every so often stories aren’t quite finished when the writer (and readers) ... Read more

How do we feel about the younger brother?

I was chatting with students, getting ready to distribute the final exam in my introduction to literature class when the conversation turned in an unexpected ... Read more