Virtual Book Club: “Heartburn” by Nora Ephron

Heartburn is a story about heartache. The story takes place over the course of a few weeks starting when Rachel—our main character, is seven months pregnant with her second child. She talks about how the worst part of pregnancy has been the heartburn. We talk about heartburn in the medical sense and the metaphorical sense. … Continue reading Virtual Book Club: “Heartburn” by Nora Ephron

Visiting the Oklahoma City National Memorial

“Pain demands to be felt.” –John Green, The Fault in Our Stars When we decided to go to the Oklahoma City National Memorial, I truly didn’t think much about it. I thought, “we like museums” and “I heard there’s a lovely lawn with some commemorative chairs or something?” “If nothing else,” I thought, “I’ll get … Continue reading Visiting the Oklahoma City National Memorial