From the Editor
Steven Boyd Saum, 1 May 2013
If you're going to walk across California, there are many ways other than incremental units to assess the distance, to imagine the journey.
Steven Boyd Saum, 21 Feb 2013
Stories: complex plots unfolding around questions of who we are, where we're from, and where we're going, all of which makes us ask, and then what happened?
Steven Boyd Saum, 19 Dec 2012
Hope is the thing with feathers, Emily Dickinson wrote. And there, the opening image of the spring magazine, captured by the lens of Susan Middleton '70, behold: What feathers!
Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Nov 2012
Start with a question you’ve heard a million times: Why? And the stories start to spin out from there, perhaps of fitting together plastic blocks as a boy, which is part of the answer: Here’s why I became an engineer.
Steven Boyd Saum, 24 May 2012
It could be something small, or something gigantic, but art of any form is capable of piercing through our daily distractions to give insight or pleasure.
Steven Boyd Saum, 5 Apr 2012
From the beginnings of Bucky the Bronco to unlocking the secrets of the universe through dark matter.
Steven Boyd Saum, 12 Jan 2012
Why we fight—the question is hard to answer. Perhaps it's important to address the issue more for the questions raised than the answers provided.
Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Oct 2011
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, avers a Chinese proverb. In whose shoes are you walking and what are you carrying to sustain you?
Steven Boyd Saum, 5 Jan 2010
”Because it’s there", the man answered—it being Mt. Everest, rising amid a range whose name means the Abode of Snow to a height taller than any other mountain on the globe.