Wonderful and Perfect Timing

Wonderful and Perfect Timing

The snow clung to the trees on Saturday in a wistful, woeful spectacle of white. It was cold outside, but as soon as it was light enough and we were awake enough, we donned hats and coats and gloves and raced ourselves right out into the magical brightness that six...
Dating as a Cancer Survivor

Dating as a Cancer Survivor

I recently wrote a heartfelt essay about living alone and the merits, both personally and culturally, of singleness and the space it provides. That article was published on a Friday at TheHighCalling.org. I responded to comments that day, interacted with friends who...
Taking Back the Night: Alone

Taking Back the Night: Alone

Though I am single, I spend a lot of time with people every day. I work at a company of about 130 employees; I sit in a cubicle, but I run into people at meetings, in the lunch room, even in the bathroom. I am with people everywhere I go. When I go to the gym after...