On my seventh birthday, my aunt and uncle gave me a copy of Grimm’s Fairy Tales. It was bound in bottle-green leather and embossed with gold. It would have been a crime to let a toothsome book like that go un-devoured, so I read it straight through. From this book, I took three terribly valuable…… Continue reading Beauty and the Feast
If there were an awards system for people who have behaved like grown-ass adults during the past week, I would get the booby prize. That’s how it came to be Saturday, and I’ve accomplished zero percent of the things I meant to get done this week.However, I also received this apt little adulting aid that…… Continue reading Beware the Baobabs
Addendum: When I wrote this post, though things were anything but perfect politically, the refugee situation had not escalated to the point that it reached yesterday afternoon. I hope that while we are doing everything we can to promote the safety and decent treatment of people who need to take refuge in this country, we…… Continue reading Of Shoes, and Ships, and…Several Geese
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