The line of beauty

The philosopher Nick Riggle is only in his forties, but he seems to have lived enough for many lives. He dropped out of high school to become a professional skater, pioneering the playful, dance-like form known as “mushroom bladed”. He competed in the X Games and hung out with Randy Savage, Woody Harrelson and Eminem. … Read more

The Beauty of Rejection, a guest post by Charity Alyse

I was in kindergarten the first time I heard I’d never be an author. When rain poured outside of our classroom window in torrents, it meant only one thing: indoor recess. While my fellow classmates whined their complaints and their youthful smiles fell into cold frowns, I rushed to my cubby. Inside were countless construction … Read more