catapult magazine

catapult magazine


Family & Relationships

A borrowed dream: deferred

A college professor recalls the complicated family legacy of women and education.


The book that changed my life

A confession about the power of the written word.

Eyes to see

A father reflects on what it means to let art in.


The perfect husband I am not

Confessions of a spouse struggling with his own faults and his partner's depression.


On parenting in the wake of a husband's suicide.


Raising a generation of courage

On accepting the challenge of parenting post-9/11 kids.

Second generation

How (and why) to raise three-year-olds who love kohlrabi in season.


Generating freedom

A mother reflects on parenting the next great generation.


Exploring what's unique and what's constant among the generations in a family tree.


When Mom moved in

An account of the joys and struggles embedded in 16 years of multi-generational living.