My Upper Lip and Other Sorrows

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I feel bad about my lip. My upper lip. Nora Ephron felt bad about her neck, a body part she made famous back in 2006 with … [Read more...]

Religion Scholar Huston Smith at 93 — ‘Be Happy!’

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Ninety-three-year-old Huston Smith rolled into the Sagrada bookstore in Oakland, California, in a push wheelchair the other … [Read more...]