Monthly Archives: January 2021
If you’re really interested in other people having babies, you could channel your energies into advocating for affordable childcare.
Brutalism just deserves some sympathy.
In the silence of isolation, the noise has never been louder.
I felt like I was leaving a piece of my soul in Boston, in Orchard House, in the bookstores, in the North Bridge Inn in Concord.
The invention of the egg carton is one of those delightful historical tidbits that almost begs to be symbolic.
I humbly suggest that we cease being ignorant optimists and start being realistically hopeful.
People are storied, first, before they are instructed.
Folksy places have their dark side.
What do you know about anyone beyond what you want to see and what they allow you to see?
Praising goodness demands much less than participating in it.
I’ll even dance with you if you need because none of us are dry.
I wonder, not for the first time, how he hasn’t run out of stories to tell.
This question’s companion is more straightforward: “Is this the end of America?”
Surreality would posit that this riot is just another unbelievably strange moment in a series of unbelievably strange moments
There was an ambiance in watching Sports Center simply because it was there.
SDSS, for all its millions of observations, has only mapped a fraction of a fraction of the objects in 35% of that sky.
But Herod—he’s never hard to find.
I’m much more likely to cling to fictional friendships than I am to real ones.
But throw it all in a skillet for twenty minutes and you end up with magic.
Doesn’t it seem odd that a story of a woman challenging Jesus is told as an example of her humbleness rather than her courage?
For a people whose survival was never guaranteed, this question is a radical call to evaluate where we are and experiment with what could be.
Even if all I managed was driving to the patrol room and re-stocking my pack, I wasn’t going home to the couch.
It’s supposed to be redemptive and inspiring, but I can’t help but think, that sucks.
The turn of this year feels too fragile for plans.