June 11, 2015
A man in detox tells the officials he needs to hurry up the process so he doesn’t miss playing bingo with his community, who are the homeless, the formerly incarcerated and their friends.Kathleen Atkinson shares the good news every time we talk.
August 6, 2014
Daniel Pryfogle reflects on the kind of narrative that lifts us from our seats and makes us cheer.
May 21, 2014
Have you worked extra long hours on a project, sweated the details in the heat of a deadline, raced toward the end while leaping across not one but multiple barriers like a steeplechase, and finally crossed the finish line, arms raised in triumph, only to be handed your next assignment?Sounds like the average week for many people.
April 7, 2014
In reply to the question “How are you doing?” most leaders say, “I'm busy.” So what. Busy is not interesting.
April 24, 2013
When my girls were young and we lived in the charming town of Alameda, Calif., we followed a story when we went to dinner at the Chinese restaurant that overlooks the city's main street.Parking behind the downtown buildings, we said we had to walk just so, at the buildings' edge, in single file, and circle round a pole in order to make the restaurant's secret door appear as we turned the corner.
March 22, 2013
What's the good in losing? I just watched Temple beat North Carolina State in the second round of the NCAA tournament, and I feel bad for the Wolfpack.