catapult magazine

catapult magazine


Art & Design

Pictures everywhere

A photographer muses on the discipline of noticing.


Can music save your mortal soul?

A reflection on suffering and hope in the music of Martyn Joseph.

Should we stay or should we go?

A review of the film Of Gods and Men, directed by Xavier Beauvois.


Daddy Warbucks in pantyhose

Unlearning through improv in order to relearn how to play.

Staying power

A timely review of Marvin Gaye’s 1971 album What’s Going On.


Hidden treasure

A review of the album Desiderium from the folk trio Kindlewood.

Taking a red crayon to a white wall

How the students in a free writing workshop have taught the teacher.


Life changer

Remembering the pedagogy of Mrs. Schrager.

Returning to the end

Exploring the theme of grief in Terrence Malick’s film The Tree of Life.


The season of dying

A short meditation on the brilliance of death.