I Befriended a Venomous Viper in a Mayan Cave (Memoir)

I Befriended a Venomous Viper in a Mayan Cave (Memoir)

It was dawn on the eastern side of the Yucatan Peninsula, and I looked out over the Caribbean in front of me. The sun was rising as the full moon was setting. Those two magnificent orbs in the sky at one time didn’t occur often, but today had a strange kind of magic....
Put Down the Phone and Turn Off Your Screens (Essay)

Put Down the Phone and Turn Off Your Screens (Essay)

How to take breaks from media, messaging, and the digital world This morning, I woke up, put on my robe, climbed slowly down the stairs, had my vitamins, and put a pot of coffee on. I did the dishes from the night before, cleaned the kitchen, prepared a cup of java,...