It was the middle of November. For over a year, I’d been commuting twice a month from our home in Colorado to Boston. I’d spend the afternoon flying into Logan,
QUESTION: Is it wrong to be happy about physical things such as ice cream, clothing…sex? Ian Gudger says: Ice cream. Who doesn’t like ice cream? I like ice cream. It’s
Susie Jostyn was someone who “had it all” in college, but she didn’t feel that way. In fact, she was so miserable inside that she contemplated suicide. In one very
Years ago my husband left me at the beginning of November. Being left was sad enough, but when I realized I was going to have to go through all the
There he was. With her. Arm looped comfortably over her shoulder. Their heads turned toward each other. Smiling. Happy. Ugh. The photo appeared on Facebook when a mutual friend posted
Anne Sutherland Howard, Claiming the Beatitudes: Nine Stories from a New Generation, The Alban Institute (2009). The Beatitudes are a group of teachings by Jesus presented in Matthew and Luke.
Photography by Al Belote Haiku by participants at the Northwest Summit 2011