catapult magazine

catapult magazine


Health & Wellness

Waiting, on the lake

Lessons from a venerable pair of birch trees on Pleasant Lake.


Modeling the mango

Lessons from one of Africa's hardiest trees.

Having myself over for dinner

Thoughts and misconceptions about eating alone.


Gift enough

On discovering true family and truer hope in a new place.

Alone in my truck

A recipe for solitude that can change the world.


Table for one, please

A review of Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant: Confessions of Cooking for One and Dining Alone, a collection of essays edited by Jenni Ferrari-Alder.

Habits of the hands

Spring rolls around again with broken earth and broken promises.


Fathers matter

A morning revelation creates space for grief and discovery.

Beyond competition

On moving from victory through superiority to upholding one another in love.


Recovering joy

What can we do when we discover our joy has been stolen from us?