Not the End of the Story

by Rebekah Bell I grew up on a Midwestern farm surrounded by golden fields of wheat and pastures dotted with cattle. In the summer I picked warm cherries from the orchard, and in the winter I built snowmen with my siblings. It was an idyllic and carefree childhood. I approached the world with a sense […]

What’s Wrong with Being Comfortable?

In praise of the much-maligned “comfort zone” by Len and David Schmidt / original illustrations by Caitlin Ng No matter where we turn these days, we seem to run into a preacher telling us that we need to “get out of our comfort zone.” The exhortation is often couched in positive terms: “You can do […]