Grace for the road

As the room buzzed around her, my friend S sat on the floor rocking the infant in her arms, silently praying over the tiny baby boy. Just 20 days old and...

“Keep looking and see if you see anything.” I did as I was told. As we walked the silent streets of the town in eastern Turkey, I squinted down the side...

There have been more than 50 “micro” or “minor” earthquakes here already today. We don’t feel them all, but one’s happening now as I’m typing this — a 3.5. My bed’s...

“Grace. Wake up. Did you feel that?” I cracked one eye open. Still dark. My roommate LB was holding her phone up next to the bottle on the nightstand, trying to...