On the coast of Puerto Rico, a lonely man takes care of his mentally ill mother. No one […]
By Joel A. Hess – “Why would God allow that?” she mumbled through tears as she sat bent […]
By Tim Winterstein –
File this under favorite authors/favorite films. I’ve enjoyed reading Andre Dubus since I was in college. “Killings” is one of his short stories that moved me most. (For another, try “A Father’s Story.”) Todd Field and Rob Festinger do both the story and Dubus himself more than justice in their 2001 film adaptation, In the Bedroom.
By Paul Koch – A member of my congregation recently tried to explain to me what it was […]