Walter Nicklin is a journalist and former magazine publisher who divides his time between Virginia and Maine.
Facing Death at the Ends of the Earth
The discovery of the world’s oldest rock offers a hefty dose of perspective
by Walter Nicklin | Thursday, October 07, 2021
Figures in the Frame
by Walter Nicklin | Saturday, August 01, 2020
Sojourn in Stone
Traveling through memories from the comfort of home
by Walter Nicklin | Thursday, April 08, 2021
The View From the End of the World
Wildfires, volcanoes, and the story of a mythical tree
by Walter Nicklin | Friday, January 10, 2020
Better on Paper
What the success of a small local newspaper can tell us about the future of print
by Walter Nicklin | Tuesday, August 20, 2019
The Year That Spring Did Not Come
Looking back on the turmoil of 1968
by Walter Nicklin | Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Apocalypse Then and Now
Last in a series of half-century reflections
by Walter Nicklin | Thursday, December 27, 2018
Where Did the Love Go?
Half-Century Reflections on 1968
by Walter Nicklin | Wednesday, October 24, 2018
War and Peace in Chicago
Looking back at the 1968 Democratic Convention
by Walter Nicklin | Thursday, August 23, 2018
The Half-Century What If?
How would our lives be different if RFK had not been assassinated?
by Walter Nicklin | Thursday, May 31, 2018
1968 a Half Century Later
A Year (Until Now?) Like No Other