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I noticed a swell of voices, looked up to see my father confronting a group of black boys, twelve and thirteen years old. “Did you throw that rock?” he said, anger rising in his voice.

The Wolf and the Dog

In the aftermath of a school shooting, a teacher plans for the next time

Teaching Death

A philosophy professor reflects on the best course he ever conducted

You Can't Say That In Here

When school is a battlefield, language becomes a weapon

How to Eat Crabs with Your Mother-in-Law

Sunday Short Reads // September 6, 2020

It's true: the Memoir issue is here at last!

Creative Nonfiction #73 explores the self in the world. more

Coronation of Bobby

When facts contradict what we think we know once happened.

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Environmental Writing, Personal Essay, Magazine Writing & much more more

Bloodlines and Bitter Syrup

Avoiding prison in Huntsville, Texas, is nearly impossible

Neutral Masks

Sunday Short Reads // August 2, 2020