About Joseph
Value Speak
Christmas on Mill Street
Why A Website?

About Joseph

Joseph Walker began his professional writing career in 1980 as a staff writer for the Deseret News in Salt Lake City, eventually becoming that newspaper’s television and live theater critic.

Doing It Right

Janelle was running late for work, so she just had time for a quick look at herself in the mirror as she was going out the door. What she saw there made her stop dead in her tracks. Her white blouse was — shudder! — wrinkled.

Christmas on Mill Street

Readers will laugh out loud at the adventures and many poignant lessons leading up to Christmas Day and Sam’s eventual duel with Mill Street. Christmas on Mill Street is a delightful and inspirational family gift for this holiday season.

Why a Website?

For years people have been asking me: “Do you have a Web site?” At first this question was met with the same glassy look I usually reserve for my brother-in-law when he starts talking about auto mechanics or plumbing.

The Latest & Greatest

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March 27th, 2015 at 4:49 am

Mike was hurting. No doubt about it. His right foot was aching, way more than usual. It doesn’t really matter precisely why his foot was aching – there were an assortment of reasons medical, physiological and athletic. What matters is it was sore. And Mike was hurting. “You really need to see the doctor about […]

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March 20th, 2015 at 4:46 am

You’ve doubtless seen the symptomology all around you this week. Maybe you’ve experienced it yourself: eyes glazed over. Fingers trembling. Uncontrolled twitching of facial muscles and limbs. Occasional panic attacks followed by outbursts of joy and/or rage. It’s March Madness, a 64-tiered malady from which there appears to be no recovery until the last bacon-wrapped […]

Mar
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March 13th, 2015 at 2:00 am

There was only one thing I didn’t like about Mom’s corned beef and cabbage. The cabbage. The corned beef part was great. I didn’t even mind the fact that it was cooked with the cabbage. I could deal with that. But the cabbage part … no way. Not that I had anything against cabbage. Mom’s fresh coleslaw was crispy […]

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March 6th, 2015 at 6:38 am

I love Anita’s voice. Really. I do. After her eyes, her smile and her meatloaf, her voice may be my favorite thing about her. Just not in the morning, when it’s still dark outside. Like this morning. “Honey? Are you ready to go walking?” Uh, let’s see. I’m in bed. The lights are off. My […]

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February 27th, 2015 at 3:12 am

March 1 is St. David’s Day. It’s a very big day in Wales. Of course, most of us are not in Wales. If we were I would be saying, “Dydd Gwyl Dewi Sant hapus.” That’s “Happy St. David’s Day” in Welsh. Oh, and I’d probably be saying it over a bowl of cawl, a stew […]