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Ascents and Descents
"Other people seemed to progress much more smoothly through life... but...I kept getting derailed, ejected from one job, one lifestyle after another," writes Karen Armstrong in The Spiral Staircase: My Climb Out of Darkness. For more than a decade, Armstrong has been the author of indispensable books that have mapped the common ground between Judaism, Islam, Christianity, and, more recently, Buddhism.
I avoid movies with car chases and wish more television heroes were not both handsome and single. In my reading, however, I tend to be more open-minded.
A River of Crocodiles
When Profit Is the Driver
Does Obedience Equal Choice?
Living a contemplative a feminist life.
Suffering As Sacrifice
Is a 'good' woman a sacrificing one?