birth, death, God, monuments, pregnancy

The histories of miscarriage and stillbirth

Three children who died too young: what can they tell us about how we frame and then answer our questions about the past?

God, language, virginity

The Language of God

I’m fascinated by the automatic fill-ins which search engines provide. For ‘Am I still…’ ‘Am I still a virgin?’ is a classic, along with ‘Am I still pregnant?’ and ‘Am I still in love?’ In all these cases I suspect that, if you need to ask, the answer is probably ‘No’. I was recently doing… Continue reading The Language of God