“Yes, there must be joyous books! I love joyous books! But there need to be books that tell kids in need: You’re not alone.”
It is easy to believe we are each waves and forget we are also the ocean.
“Where is God in the Purim story?”
Brer Rabbit, The Wire and Eminem.
Stories belong to no one
With just a few curious strokes, he can single-handedly destroy the best-laid plans of mice and men.
As soon as he was born, Nicholas showed amazing and miraculous powers. On his very first day, he stood up in his bath and prayed to God!
Everything that was once fun was now brought into league with sacrificing babies beneath bridge trestles.
Whether or not we cherish them, ban them or turn them into feature films is entirely our problem, not his.
As promised at the end of the last column, there will be penguins.