brokering a truce with life
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
How illusory the reliance on permanence is
"It’s human nature to want to bind ourselves to the parts of life we hold dear whether those parts are actual people, events, items, or...
Thursday, April 15, 2021
The Pointlessness of Plans
I f it were normal times by this time I would have finished planning all of my travels through the end of the year. But that's no longer...
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
A peeling away of the skin
"He felt her detaching from him, from their city. She saw their new apartment as a temporary place, counting down until she could leave...
Monday, April 12, 2021
Of Brutal Surges and Vicious Cycles
I travelled to Brazil in November last year when the country had finally managed to flatten the COVID-19 curve: the average daily number cas...
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
There is something we can do
“We have to do something.” It’s the phrase that seems to be on the tip of everyone’s tongue these days, the unofficial slogan of our moment....
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