Life Amid Disruptions

This week has seen my life upended in a variety of ways—some profound, some simple. Yet, despite changes in my schedule and behavior prompted by these interruptions, the world seems to just keep on spinning, indifferent to my personal history. Experiencing interruptions in my normal patterns, navigating unexpected events and appointments, finding a new balance … Continue reading Life Amid Disruptions

From the Taliban to Taipei

The world is a complicated place. After (rightly) focusing on domestic issues in recent weeks, international events have suddenly taken center stage, from Afghanistan to Taiwan, with serious implications for the future of our democracy. Gun violence tragedies in Buffalo, Uvalde and Highland Park, Illinois have (finally) shamed legislators into action. The January Sixth hearings … Continue reading From the Taliban to Taipei