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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel

There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »


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Let's Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship by Gail Caldwell
Let's Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship

kdowpdxwisco, January 1, 2011

Gail Caldwell comes to us with a raw, emotional recount of what it's like to have a best friend say goodbye far before her time due to an almost unexpectedly short battle with lung cancer. This story, though, is less about loss and more about the triumphant life these two shared together as soulmates and confidants. Their friendship teaches us that the importance of relationships is not just in having them, but in developing them with the people that complement us best.
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