Tag / Adam Tavel

Reviews | Daneen Wardrop &…

It is a strange irony that despite all of our war documentaries, battle reenactments, and tourist traps, the American Civil War remains a half-told tale. The valiant sacrifices of everyday Americans—particularly those made by women, Native Americans, and African Americans

My Name in Sticks | Adam Tavel

 for my father   From the shallow sledding hill I gathered up the straightest twigs. I snapped the pile across my knee to spell it out atop a stoop that was, until the spring before, my throne to hold high