E. Scott Jones’ memoir; Open: A Memoir of Faith, Family, & Sexuality in the Heartland, released September of this year; invites us to examine Jones’ navigation of life as a baptist, a minister, a husband, a father, and an openly homosexual man living and working in the Midwest.
It’s Lit: Book Club
“At our first meeting, I want to talk about how what we want this to look like, because this is OUR book club.” Crystal Rene
LaRose, authored by Louise Erdrich, breeches the ago old question; Can we sacrifice enough to make another whole? The Iron family and the Ravich family are friends, neighbors, and family living a […]
by: Casey McLerran Weekends Exist For Lovers For Novices For Escapist For the escapism That has been Hardwired Into our Social machinery. Weekends exist To make us feel better About working so […]
Kendall Whittier is a neighborhood in full revival and their newest addition, Whitty Books, is a main street gem. Whitty Books co-owners Victoria and Julian have been open only four weeks now, but […]
The rich inheritance of justice, liberty, prosperity and independence, bequeathed by your fathers, is shared by you, not by me. The sunlight that brought light and healing to you, has brought stripes and death to me. This Fourth July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn. To drag a man in fetters into the grand illuminated temple of liberty, and call upon him to join you in joyous anthems, were inhuman mockery and sacrilegious irony.