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See Ya (my last Northern Express column)

This was my last column in the Northern Express. https://www.northernexpress.com/news/opinion/see-ya/ Back in 2008, I moved to northern Michigan to take a teaching job. Well, actually, I moved to northern Michigan so I could live with my new wife, who had been teaching in Petoskey for several years. The teaching job was a bonus. Now, just […]

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This column appeared in the Northern Express on 12/29/18 GUEST COLUMN BY MARK PONTONI | DEC. 29, 2018 Back in February 2015, I wrote a blog post entitled, “Divorcing Friends: It’s not you … it’s me.” In that post, I explained why I had to unfriend some folks on Facebook: It had become unbearable to attempt discussions […]

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