1.26.2018: Violence

Violent conflicts create zones of silence in a society. The deeds and responsibility of the perpetrators are concealed. Thus also…

Laughter

There are few better tonics than the bright, fluttering laugh of a child. It is an intimate and innocent burst,…

Conflict…

In the best stories, the conflict is clear. I think of a writing teacher’s admonition: “Clarify the conflict, but complicate…

Criticism

The criticisms of others are of no consequence until they mirror my own insecurities. #human nature

The sunrise

The sunrise on Saturday was an upside-down world on fire, crenelated and sinewy, amid a sea of electrified blue. #description