Australian Roger Pugh in his latest “Letter to America” talks about the impact religion and faith has on the American political landscape and papal endorsements.
“Confessions of an Educator” columnist Chris Margolin talks about the fear in the back of every teacher’s mind: the nightmare scenario of a school shooting.
Paris Portingale drinks. He and God hang out. Here’s a recent conversation between them where Paris asks God the meaning of it all.
Have a broken heart? Been betrayed? The Big Smoke counts down the 21 best songs to help heal a broken heart whatever stage you are at. (No Taylor Swift or Adele here.)
In 2015, Curtis Dawkins spent 40 days and 40 nights in “The Hole” during which time he received and read a novel (authored by Kimberly Knutsen, his former partner) that contains a fictionalized account of their life together. Below is the letter Dawkins sent Knutsen after reading it.
Continuing the love for Prince, Jesse Valencia pays tribute to the icon who helped inspire his own musical interests and loves.
John S. Blake’s love letter to the dearly beloved genius Prince.
“Confessions of an Educator” columnist Chris Margolin runs down the list of 27 “standards” he has been exposed to in his 12 years of teaching. Where went straightforward teaching?
In order to protect our children in schools, we might have to rethink our strategy. Nathan Tompkins imagines some options.
Ben Werner’s continuing adventures in South Korea as a stay-at-home dad with a military wife and three kids; he contemplates what to do about family transportation with a new one aboard.