About the Author

Julia Elliott

Articles by Julia Elliott

Editor

Kids Today

Back in 1956, parents and the public at large were up in arms over the “vulgarity” and “animalism” of Elvis Presley’s dance moves. Many were convinced that those swiveling hips

Editor

Cats and Cookies

It was meant to be. As I was settling down to write this letter focusing on this month’s cover story about the importance of simple joys, one of my own

Editor

Good Marksmanship

I think I’ve held a bow and arrow once in my whole life. It was at a nature camp I attended around fourth grade. I can’t remember if I was

Editor

Of Memories and the Memorable

“How happy is the blameless vestal’s lot!
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind!
Each pray’r accepted, and each wish resign’d.”

I’d love to tell

Editor

Wicked Winter

I hate to say it, but the older I get, the more the cold weather gets to me. I’ve always prided myself as someone who appreciated all four seasons, and