Breaking the codes

Of all the violence on Game of Thrones, one scene from the fifth season stands out in public opinion as particularly horrific.

Perfume for my father

A lavish gift

I have given my father many presents. The small bottle of fragrant bath essence I gave him last Christmas may be the most important one.

Stories of my childhood

All I remember from The Magic Stones is the image of a young man, some stones and blocks, and an experiment revealing the most perfect shape.

Racism without intent

Amid the chorus of Facebook likes and rainbow images, it was easy to overlook a third critical SCOTUS ruling.

Reflections of the Lectionary

Reflections on the Lectionary

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