What do you admire most about your parents?

My mother's humor, kindness, selflessness. Her sense of justice, and her fight for people who have been wronged. Her sentimentality. Her laugh. Her complete and utter acceptance of people as they are. Her abiding desire to give. My father's inveterate work ethic, devotion to family, and integrity. His unremitting reliability. His subtle openness to new … Continue reading What do you admire most about your parents?

Response to John Oliver Interview with Monica Lewinsky

First watch this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yq7Eh6JTKIg Second, know that I'm writing this in a vacuum which only contains this video and my vague awareness of the turn of events that sparked this frenzy when I was four years old. Frankly it's amazing that Monica Lewinsky went through what she went through and came out the other … Continue reading Response to John Oliver Interview with Monica Lewinsky