Why is Pokemon Go so captivating? At least partly because it re-enchants the world.
We Are the Eighth Day, © Melanie Weidner
"I've learned a lot from working with trees. More important, I've worked with people on imagining how to love each other."
Eye in the Sky suggests a Godlike view of drone warfare. But what if we consider a different theological angle?
By summer, the plants are working overtime. It's a wonder we don't have as many words for green as the Inuit have for snow.
If we are looking for the moment that precipitated our fall into the media blitz that is our common life, we might consider the O. J. trial.
When I walk and talk with a friend, we share an intimate experience. Listening to a podcast is similar.
Almost any page of this collection yields the precise puzzling haunting music of Dillard’s mind at work.
Lemonade is a spectacular piece of visual theology. It offers hope for healing—not a generic healing, but the healing of black, female bodies.
The apocalypse, it seems, is cultural and psychological rather than historical. One can only hope that this theory is right.
Like Dmitri Karamazov, Robert Mapplethorpe knows that the beautiful is a battleground—and he's happy to play on the devil's side.