Do NOT read these unless you have already voted. I mean it! Go do it! Now!
Now that you’ve done your civic duty…
Enjoy these candidates for the Vermont state legislature, Democrat and Republican, who capped off their debate by playing a duet together.
Learn about a Japanese man who rescued 6,000 Jews during World War II using the power of his own handwriting.
Let poet William Stafford help you answer the question, What do you want to remember?
Listen to poet Lucy Shaw reflect on her friendship with Madeleine L’Engle (episode #28)
Understand your biological clock in a deeper way with this gorgeous essay. Time is fleeting, friends.
Give up on “flattering” clothing and love the body you’re in.
Marvel at a full-sized Parthenon built out of 100,000 banned books at a historic Nazi book-burning site. #fightbackwithbeauty
Learn the word for “owning more books than you could ever read,” and why that’s a good way to be.
Be strong and courageous, friends.
Image: Marta Minujín’s Parthenon of Books.