Archives for March 2017

Conquering Masada with My Seven-Year-Old

General/Column March 20, 2017

According to the historian Josephus, a group of 960 Jews chose to murder one another on a bleak mountaintop in…

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Benthic Love: On Mothering & Foraminifera

General/Column March 20, 2017

“I love you.” I pull the blanket taut and lean over her bed for a kiss goodnight. “How much?” she…

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Postpartum

General/Column March 20, 2017

Right now, food is the answer and coffee is the answer and trying to wean myself off of coffee is…

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Collecting Silence

General/Column March 20, 2017

For months I hoarded silence. I filled the well inside me with ice dropping from the freezer, windows slamming shut…

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