The Lemonade Habit

A fresh squeezed pitcher, in my backyard, ready for consumption. Do you like lemonade? Not everyone does. Unfortunately, the kind of lemonade most of us drink is the powdered stuff...

The French Way of Open Space

This is all possible because France strives for a monoculture. Yes, there are lots of immigrants, and they have different ideas about what a proper society should be like, but the mere fact that this is a struggle – are you allowed to wear a hijab to school? – is an indication of how France views itself.

What’s the point?

I’m fine, and everyone I know is fine. COVID, climate change, insurrection, it’s all someone else’s problem because my family and I are just trying to figure out how to make it where we are, you know? I mean, things are hard enough as it is, I don’t need to start getting all bummed out by the stuff going on in other places with other people.