Stories by Judith Sutherland

First school bus ride marks the beginning of new experiences

Thursday, October 1, 2015

First school bus ride to school is a memory in the making.

A wild family tree rooted in hard work and fun memories

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Many farmhands passed through our farm and each one became a part of our family. They were like brothers growing up, and I have fond memories with each of them.

Proud to continue these dogs’ legacy

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Columnist Judie Sutherland shares a special bond with English Shepherd dogs. And for good reason.

Trying to keep a dog breed alive

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Part of the problem that has doomed the English Shepherd to rare breed status is the lack of name recognition.

Time to invest in new pup friends

Thursday, September 3, 2015

New puppies always bring warmth.

Nothing beats ‘summer school’

Thursday, August 27, 2015

As the simplicity of summertime bows to bus schedules, long days and short nights, it still makes me wistful after all these years.

One Man’s Wilderness will inspire travel to Alaska’s unknown places

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Have you ever wished for a year of alone time, just traveling wherever your heart tugs you?

Life ends, for a new beginning

Thursday, August 13, 2015

We are here for such a short time, a speck in the universe, and our daily concerns will fade so fast.

Jeromesville celebrates 200 years

Thursday, August 6, 2015

When a town has a birthday, every single soul becomes a candle, glowing with a type
of happy pride.

Never give up: A reason for living

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Sadness and loss come to us all, and dark times in life challenge us to find new, meaningful purpose.


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About Judith

Judith Sutherland, born and raised on an Ohio family dairy farm, now lives on a 70-acre farm not far from the area where her father’s family settled in the 1850s. Appreciating the tranquility of rural life, Sutherland enjoys sharing a view of her world through writing. Other interests include teaching, reading, training dogs and raising puppies. She and her husband have two children, a son and a daughter, in college.