"This is difficult but essential reading for anyone who is distressed by the current world trend toward divide rather than unite, discourtesy rather than civility, and stark binary views of issues rather than more nuanced ones. The author does not ..."
Daily meditations taken from the works of an acclaimed novelist, essayist, and preacher who has articulated what he sees with a freshness and clarity and energy that hails our stultified imaginations. Three hundred and sixty-six meditations...
The founder of Commonweal discusses the problem of isolation and disconnection in American society and sets forth her vision of how life should be lived, drawing on her work and her own experience with a life-threatening disease.