Salvation is in the Sinking: The Forgotten Art of Lament

    Two Losses Sheryl Sandberg recently gave a commencement speech at my alma mater, UC Berkeley, where she shared publicly for the first time of her husband’s sudden death a year ago. I wept with her as she described her “deep fog of grief,” laughed at the inside jokes that only Cal students would … Continue reading Salvation is in the Sinking: The Forgotten Art of Lament

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The Naked Church Experiment

I grew up in a traditional Asian household where attitudes towards our bodies were ones of modesty and propriety. To top it off, I was a conservative Christian…and a pastor’s kid. Needless to say, I rarely left the house revealing anything between my chin and knees. When I had a family of my own and … Continue reading The Naked Church Experiment