For February’s Reading Generously column, we share stories by Black authors. Fiction, poetry, and plays, oh my!
We begin our 50 States of Generosity series with a focus on New York and its state bird: the Eastern bluebird.
Callie Feyen reflects on Frankenstein, Auggie and Me, and the generosity of perspective in understanding another and being human together.
How do you keep reading generously when you don’t like a story? Megan Willome says writing a poem may help.
Callie Feyen reflects on Henry VI and encourages Winchester to be generous enough with himself to leave when he’s in the wrong story.
Have you ever thought—really thought—about how money works? The wild things have something to teach us. And it starts with sugar.
This month our book review column becomes Reading Generously. We begin with Saeed Jones’ open-handed memoir.
As we leave 2020, our Poet Laura reflects on the generosity of the earth to her inhabitants, and considers ways to give back to the earth. Earth poetry included!
Can a poem be generous? Our Poet Laura, Laura Boggess, considers the generosity of gifting a poem, whether crafted or curated, to another.