The Pie I Didn’t Bake
November 23, 2016

It’s that time of year again — and I’m re-running this post, which first appeared as an essay in the East Bay Express 20 years ago. My thoughts are with all those who suffer from addiction this Thanksgiving, and with … Continue reading


“exquisitely written memoir”

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The Water Will Hold You: A Skeptic Learns to Pray

Lindsey Crittenden went to church one day with no interest in getting closer to God. She just wanted to get out of the apartment. Or so she thought. She found instead the beginning of a journey that would change her life. . . .