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#FridayReads: All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews

#FridayReads: All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews

Suicide is not the kind of thing you discuss at the dinner table. Even when we do talk about it, we tend to take one point of view: Prevent it at all costs. But who are we to decide what course someone else should take? Miriam Toews’ novel All My Puny Sorrows raises that question...

On Star Wars and generosity

On Star Wars and generosity

I’ve always felt that Star Wars fans were one big family, but the weekend I just┬áspent at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim reinforced that in a big way. So many people went out of their way to be kind to me, and not for any particular reason. They did it just because. Here are a few...