Category: Life

When I was first learning to meditate, I looked for a teacher. There weren’t many options in Pittsburgh back then, and the Pittsburgh Shambhala Meditation Center looked like one of the…

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My entire career, in fiction or nonfiction, I have reported and written about people who are not like me. 1 One of the very best things about Tom Wolfe is…

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The Megafire Burning in Oklahoma A fire so big, it has a name. Rhea. Paying My Respects to Pap Thomas While Grant’s funeral was one of the largest events ever…

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Kurt Cobain, The Rolling Stone Interview: Success Doesn’t Suck He is bugged that people think of him more as an icon than a songwriter… He’d be really bugged now. “I’m…

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Pittsburgh Books and Authors to Add to Your Must-Read List (The Incline) Engineer Who Lived Modestly Donates $37 Million To Pittsburgh Foundation (Sunny Skyz) Buddha & Hume (Existential Comics)  

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