catapult magazine

catapult magazine


Family & Relationships

“Oh, is that for me?”

Remembering terrible gift choices and why thoughtfulness matters.


He gave us himself

A few words on a family tradition to help contextualize giving and receiving gifts.

An unmarked path

A reflection on a father-son tradition.


It was a horse

Or was it a mule?  Perspectives on tradition.

Bigger barns

Examining the source and nature of one’s treasure.


A gentle nudge

Three books that have shaped a life.

Don’t rock the boat, baby

A critique from the heartland of niceness.


Real relationships

What exactly goes on inside the bonds of couplehood?

Original sin

Obedience and punishment through the eyes of a child.


Vibrating assassins

Calling out the habit of checking the phone mid-conversation.