Actually, Jesus isn’t the reason for the season

Actually, Jesus isn’t the reason for the season: why this agnostic celebrates Christmas It’s mid December as I write this, and if you came to my house today you would find it transformed for Christmas. We have a lovely Noble fir in our living room, hung with shiny ornaments and hundreds of colorful lights, and […]


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I was a teenage thug

  Coming out of the closet: I was a teenage thug Up to this point, I’ve held off on writing about Ferguson, Michael Brown, Eric Garner or use of force by police. I’ve done so because, honestly, the whole issue kind of overwhelms me and I haven’t really felt like I had a particularly valuable […]

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