charles dickens

Too many people are incarcerated in local jails because they can't afford to pay a fee or fine.
How did Charles Dickens' beloved Christmas story become a trophy for a Wall Street titan?
I realized I was gay when I was 10. I did not know how to deal with it. There was nothing I could do. The feeling that I
An article entitled Ten Toxic People to Avoid Like the Plague appeared in my inbox this morning. I clicked it fast as I could
"I want, before you die, for you to feel at rest, to feel you’ve accomplished enough. To look around at this earth and say: It was good."
We sat down and began the ride home and my nine-year-old dark-haired darling turned and said, "I didn't know plays could
Terence Clarke is writing a new novel--The Splendid City--that has Pablo Neruda as its central character. On this new reading
Acknowledging the dualism between body and symbol in an awareness of death motivates us to live life to its fullest and to heal the world.
If history is a guide Americans will not be electing Donald Trump, even as they may find many practical or potential faults with Hillary Clinton. The latter is merely imperfect; the former offers a detested and despised face. As a citizenry in a fulsome democracy we still understand the difference.