Why stories are the ultimate empathy machines, humanity’s uniting handiwork

It’s a remarkable feeling to become someone else only to once again become a changed version of yourself. … Read More Why stories are the ultimate empathy machines, humanity’s uniting handiwork

An Assortment of Adventures in Online Dating

We walked down Ashland Avenue toward my apartment, breaking from laughter only to suffer through awkward pauses. She was a 20-year-old, 5-foot-nothing former swimmer who seemed to glide effortlessly between ease and discomfort. I was a 23-year-old awkward man who had the dating experience of a 16 year old. We were half-drunk, the night was… Read More An Assortment of Adventures in Online Dating