Essays by readers
In response to our request for essays on reversal, we received many compelling reflections. Here is a selection.
Between panic and pride
After I preach, I want to relive the moment over and over, soaring away on an ego-driven high. Beforehand, I hide in the bathroom.
Notes from the farm
This spring, I didn't find any morels in the woods around my house. But I did find a lot of other things.
Why we keep checking our phones
We seem to always want something—anything—to happen. This has implications for the life of prayer.
My brother is nine and I am ten. Wood already obeys his hands when he asks it gently to work with him.