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Awkward rites of passage... sharks circle in the high-school hallways

 

                Shopping in France has undergone quite a transformation over the past 15 years. These days, French shopping malls are very much like American  ones,...

 

John talks about meeting an octopus in the cold waters of the Puget Sound.

 

 

 

So, when I was 17 my friend DJ and I were walking home from school. We were walking down a street we went down every day when DJ saw a traffic cone just sitting there on the sidewalk. Being the rebellious, irresponsible young man he was he...

 

I tend to look for meaning in things. I look for recurring patterns on fake marble flooring and printed fabric, I find a rhythm quickly, and I am often struck by how one person may smell like some unique combination of things. My husband smells...

 

 Collage.  Second semester.

 

Jacob’s Dream
by Peter Bebergal

 

 Telephone Mamas: 

Separating Families to Serve Our Own

 

 

 

Admittedly this is somewhat long, but, the folks who shared this adventure with me think it works better this way. 

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The story of a cat with an odd solution to a serious problem.

 

 There is  this time. Its in every persons life, it is the point in time when a young child is old enough to fully comprehend, but too young to have the proper fear. This space between is fleeting yes, tiny compared to the...

 

 In the blink of an eye, my life changed forever...

An endurance cyclist, I was about to have a date with destiny.

Nothing in life can prepare you for something so unexpected, so violent...

 

This is the story of the strangest and scariest thing to ever happen to me during a Summer day camp in Northern New Jersey in the mid 90s when I was a child...