Why Pregnancy Is Not for Me

ritual by Monik Markus (CC BY)

Having babies is natural, but not always ideal. Just because you can reproduce doesn’t mean you should.

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Ethics of Avoidance

MAI PIU' by maxgiani (CC BY-NC-ND)

Bearing witness to history, even when it hurts.

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Miss Muffet and Her Smart Phone

Poor Little Miss Muffet by Nick Kenrick (CC BY-NC-SA)

A friendly reminder to look up once in a while.

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In Praise of Giants

Lonely traveller by Craig Sefton (CC BY-NC-ND)

Massive creatures can be stunning reminders of our place in the world.

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Attitudes on Gratitude Part II: Turkey Talk

Bizarro - Thanksgiving Horror from smiteme (CC BY-NC-ND)

I’m not indigenous, atheist, or trying to curb my excessive shopping, but I belong to another Thanksgiving minority: ethical vegetarians.

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Puppy Lessons

Elphaba Sky. All rights reserved.

Elphaba teaches me healthy animal behavior I unlearned early. Lesson #1: It’s okay to make a mistake—that’s how you learn a boundary.

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