My father had many good qualities; unfortunately, equanimity was not one of them. Known for a ferociously bad temper, he once threatened a one-armed theater manager with the demolition of his entire theater if he […]
Life is difficult. No question. Even in ordinary lives in a time of no war, we act like Navy Seals, plotting and mentally rehearsing what needs to be done, telling ourselves we have the skill […]
We at Parabola grieve the passing of Jean Sulzberger, 94, a founding editor and senior Board member of the magazine. Jean for forty years supported Parabola editorially, financially, and spiritually. She will be greatly missed.