|   Dec 19, 2016   |  

Election Year Thoughts at Christmastime

What does a family Christmas look like after a divisive election? A little over a month out from the 2016 elections, this is the question I’ve been thinking about recently. As many Americans travel home to see family, many of… Read More

  |   Dec 6, 2016   |  

My Top 10 Books of 2016

The title is a bit of a misnomer, since I am not claiming that these are necessarily the best books of 2016. They are, rather, books that were particularly meaningful to me in this past year. One of the things… Read More

  |   Nov 30, 2016   |  

Why We Love “This Is Us”

Today I’ve written a piece for The Washington Post on the new hit show “This Is Us,” and what the success of this powerful drama can teach us. Here’s an excerpt: The secret to “This Is Us” is less about ogling… Read More