catapult magazine

catapult magazine


Home Economics

Enough already

A Holy Saturday lament over losses due to a new crude oil pipeline through the Hermitage and environs.


Without bounds

A lament from 900 miles up the pipeline.

The earth speaks

The directors of the Hermitage Community give voice to the land in the face of impending upheaval.


What should I have asked for?

A review of the book 7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess by Jen Hatmaker.

Lost and found

A mad farmer reflects on bringing life back to Maple Tree Meadows through bartering, laboring and other acts of faith.


A story of yogurt

Tracing the origins of a Friday night ritual reveals its accumulated layers of meaning.

Craft lust

Confronting the luxury of DIY porn.


A car story

Around the world 11 times in a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta TDI.

Ode to my bike

A love letter to a perfect partner for exploring the streets of Amsterdam.


A Pharisee who picks her nose asks for eyes

On the discipline of seeing Cincinnati at a slower speed.