Motes and Beams.

(cross-posted from slb’s blog)

And why beholdest thou the mote that is in thy brother’s eye, but considerest not the beam that is in thine own eye? — Matthew 7:3

Last night, a woman cradled her abdomen and revealed the life growing there, as vibrant and as certain as the crimson of her [...]

Random Midday Hotness: The Yonce in Tar-zhay.

Do We Even Want Lilith Fair?

I’ve a piece in the June issue of The American Prospect on this summer’s Lilith Fair revival:

In 1998 and 1999, the festival featured a slightly more diverse lineup both racially and musically. But as the decade came to a close, there was little room in the mainstream for the kind of music Lilith [...]