Looking to a Jewish tradition found in Deuteronomy of absolving loans as a solution to current debts.
Can one really explore spirituality with a joystick?
Forget the glossy Bible hype. A clever cover reveals more, and says less.
An autistic man illustrates the limitless possibilities of the human mind.
A slideshow of two Iranian women talking about their art, courtesy of Keshavarz.
Editor’s note: Our parent organization, American Public Media (APM), is a large and diverse organization. Maria is the manager of software development for the company. She’s a fan of SOF who travels extensively and is planning an introspective journey to myriad spiritual sites around the world. We invited her to contribute to SOF Observed on occasion and reflect as she listens to Krista’s interviews and works with us on upcoming projects.
Before I arrived here in snowy St. Paul, not very long ago, I was living in Venice, Italy, sharing a two-bedroom apartment in the old Castello neighborhood with a scientist of sperm whale sound and a landscape architect.