Featured Post May. 17th, 2018
Welcome to our blog featuring book excerpts, personal essays, interviews, and more.
It’s like the blog I started in 2007 but fewer hedgehogs and felt buttons.
Doubling Down on Love
I’ve been offline and in struggle since the shootings in El Paso and Dayton. At first I thought it was a combination of physical and spiritual exhaustion, or maybe low grade cultural despair with a side of burnout. I tried to combat the strange sense of emptiness with more work and more grind.
What Being Sober Has Meant to Me
I celebrated 23 years sober this month – May 12 to be exact. About a year ago, I was talking to a dear friend who was newly sober, and our conversation shifted something in me. For the first time in my life, I realized that my sobriety isn’t a burden or limitation. Sobriety isn’t even a “have to” – it’s a superpower.