A blog about medieval food, with recipes to bring the past to life! Fourteenth-century mushroom pasties anyone?
The Information Age is also the age of information overload. Here’s what one person learned about the human brain after cleansing himself of screens.
Marcia Aldrich on why cell phones, so thin and light and little, don’t seem fitting for momentous calls, for life and death communications, or for last words.
Shaheen Pasha explores how the trauma of a loved one’s incarceration unravels her carefully planned-out existence, and sets her on a new, unexpected path to find meaning in the meaningless.
A fascinating look at so-called obscenity, then and now.
It has been a dozen days since the shocking death of the Los Angeles Lakers star. How do we talk about Kobe and his legacy on and off the court?
“Bangkok” Bangkok, Thailand. November 2019. (12 photos) This is Part 1 of my posts about Thailand, and Part 2 of my posts about my near month-long visit to Myanmar, Thailand and Singapore in November 2019.
“Ten Navy sailors were killed and scores more were injured. It was the Navy’s worst accident at sea in 40 years.” And it was all avoidable.
Working the night shift on an intensive care unit, Suzanne Ohlmann brushes up against death, Jesus, and her biological father.
Michael Shapiro returns to Israel after 35 years to visit a grave and find a country.