John Michael continues his series, reflecting on life and people encountered, with three new stories about self-love and forgiveness, giving what people ask for, and free coffee.
Hawaii’s false alarm resurfaced an old fear we repressed. While the fear of the bomb is nothing new, it can easily be defused with plain logic.
In light of President Trump’s latest racist remarks, Jacob Meeks implores President Trump to stop talking, especially as Meeks prepares for his latest humanitarian trip to Nigeria.
Sometimes, the mud sticks. Welsh poet Dylan Thomas will be forever known as a man who expired with a bottle in hand, but his final act belies his genius.
After a recent U.S. study discovered that Donald Trump’s vocabulary is the worst in Presidential history, we’re wondering if there is a silver lining. Probably not.
2017 was quite a year. The Big Smoke America is now two years old and has published nearly 1,000 articles and essays. Here are the Top 10 from 2017.
If you think the slave trade is a relic of a bygone era, think again. Libya is the latest hotbed of an industry that sadly lives on in the modern age.
John Michael continues his series, reflecting on life and people encountered, with three new stories about grief, self-reflection and inner peace, and finding your authentic self.
The recent push to relax the church’s standing on celibacy in order to remove child sexual abuses suffers from ignorance on the most basic level.