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Untying the Knot

A new book untangles historical confusion and contemporary anxieties about marriage

Thou Art Anxious

Decisions, decisions

Keep in Touch

Why digital connections can’t sustain health, happiness or politics

Grant Hayter-Menzies

Grant Hayter-Menzies specializes in biographies of extraordinary women, but his most recent book is Muggins: The Life and Afterlife of a Canadian Canine War Hero.

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My Brave Companion

For he was made small December 2021
Shortly after dawn on October 25, 2021 — 606 years to the day after the Battle of Agincourt — an embattled warrior, about age thirteen, went to sleep in my arms. My dog Freddie was no conventional soldier, but he knew how to fight. He’d spent more than a year fending off a combination of heart disease and…