Columns Minx has written

A survivor's true tale of getting ready for Christmas (Dec. 6, 2001)

Surgery is nothing compared to recuperation (Dec. 6, 2001)

Gifts that keep on giving feelings of disbelief (December 2001)

Finding humor in a hysterectomy (Nov. 29, 2001)

Planning for the worst before surgery (Nov. 15, 2001)

Recalling the joys (more or less) of college roommates (Nov. 8, 2001)

It's hairy being younger than people think (Oct. 25, 2001)

Out of place in a world of high-tech cars (Oct. 18, 2001)

There's more to patriotism than the flag (Sept. 27, 2001)

Honesty is best when talking with kids about life’s dark events (Sept. 20, 2001)

Minx's pledge: never to take anyone for granted again (Sept. 13, 2001)

Adventures with the mystery car that wouldn't start (Sept. 6, 2001)

There's not much to housework? Excuse me? (Aug. 23, 2001)

On heat, Cheese Doodles and rabbits in the back yard (Aug. 9, 2001)

She'll just drive the friendly ground (Aug. 2, 2001)

There's no such thing as a 'secret affair' (July 26, 2001)

Death-defying excitement just a childhood memory (July 19, 2001)

Why you should leave landscaping to the professionals (July 5, 2001)

Arrh, matey! It's a pirate fills this one's dreams (June 28, 2001)

Pollster inspires little confidence in his work (June 21, 2001)

No easy answers in McVeigh execution (June 14, 2001)

When manners rule, she'll gladly join in (Feb. 15, 2001)

Conformist 'beauty' is no basis for love (Feb. 8, 2001)

Lessons learned too late for this year's SuperBowl (Feb. 1, 2001)

Help wanted: Must have snow shovel, 4WD (Jan. 25, 2001)

Another column to clip out and add to your collection (Jan. 18, 2001)

Maybe it's not such a good idea to let him know who's boss (Jan. 11, 2001)

She'll kill the food herself before letting Dad buy it (Jan. 4, 2001)

Holiday woes haven't changed much over time (Dec. 28, 2000)

Hatred should not be a veteran's legacy (Dec. 21, 2000)

Say 'Humbug!' to exchanging gifts this year (Dec. 14, 2000)

Leave trimming the tree to the professionals (Dec. 7, 2000)

Parents' ailments rob the holidays of joy (Nov. 30, 2000)

Stamp out litterbugs before they ruin everything (Nov. 23, 2000)

Nice fixes to the election muddle in Florida (Nov. 16, 2000)

'Stop the presses!' and other phrases that need to be said (Nov. 9, 2000)

Religious intolerance the dividing issue this election (Nov. 2, 2000)

Weekend climb up the family tree turns up a lot of monkeys (Oct. 26, 2000)

A plea for political sanity (before it's too late) (Oct. 19, 2000)

Mind your own business, and let me freeze to death (Oct. 12, 2000)

Distraught writer emotionally bushwhacks policeman (Oct. 5)

Pre-game antics more fun to watch than the football (Sept. 28, 2000)

Hurricane Floyd teaches even those it did not hurt (Sept. 14, 2000)

Take it from the animals: Run for your life (Sept. 7, 2000)

Wearing a fur coat should be a crime against good fashion sense (Aug. 31, 2000

Watching parents age is a living nightmare for their kids (Aug. 24, 2000)

Hillsborough, N.J., is for the birds (Aug. 17, 2000)

Whoever knew that losing weight was so dangerous? (Aug. 10, 2000)

An active mind means having a full memory (Aug. 3, 2000)

A nervous wreck lately? Blame the 'news' coverage (July 27, 2000)

Don't wanna be a part of it -- New York, New York (July 20, 2000)

In God we trust? It certainly beats the alternatives (July 13, 2000)

The lasting trauma of the Fourth of July (July 6, 2000)

And they say men need directions (June 29, 2000)

Yes, government can take your property (June 22, 2000)

A slave to the computer, despite her best efforts (June 15, 2000)

Revenge of the Tooth Fairy (June 8, 2000)

Remember when Memorial Day was about veterans? (June 1, 2000)

A smile is all it takes to leave a mark (May 25, 2000)

Here's to the boys in blue, who put up with us (May 18, 2000)

When disaster strikes, can your neighbors find you? (May 11, 2000)

There's no escape from the TV (May 4, 2000)

Even 'nice people' can be racists (Feb. 10, 2000)

Don't forget the dark side of Santa Claus (Dec. 16, 1999)

Helmets are only the start of bike safety (Aug. 12, 1999)

Mother Nature's curve ball (July 30, 1999)

There's something about Easter (April 1, 1999)

It's time to revolt against shoddy service (Dec. 31, 1998)

Furby onslaught renders parents senseless (Dec. 23, 1998)

Turkey Day has come a long way since Plymouth (Nov. 26, 1998)

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