Best of 2021 staff picks
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Editor’s note: Gone fishing
For the past three years, I have pictured you out there, The Reader, and written these weekly letters to you (this...
Editor’s Note: Hello, goodbye
It’s kind of a cliché that any media person who comes to town has his eyes fixed on the Rotunda and the Mountain...
This job brought me to town. I remember the process of circulating my resume three years ago, starting in early...
I first encountered the om prayer in the pages of Rudyard Kipling’s British Colonial picaresque novel, Kim, in which...
“We conclude that in the field of public education the doctrine of ‘separate but equal’ has no place. Separate...
I am sure I’ve been guilty of searching for metaphors where there were none. Whenever I’ve been around scientists for...
Editor’s Note: Love letters
I don’t write a lot of love letters. In fact, I don’t write many letters at all, which is a shame, because I love...
What does an artist need? A clean, well-lit place? Genius? A tortured soul? Or is the answer less poetic? Cheap rent,...
Editor’s Note: To your health
You might have noticed there’s a little tag on the front of our newspaper commemorating 25 years in business. Our...
Editor’s Note: The melting pot
When we publish our food listings magazine, Bites + Sites, the restaurant categories are always a bit of a conundrum....
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Pick: Fire Shut Up in My Bones
Pick: Patrick Costello’s “Ceding Ground II”