Jennifer Graham

Jennifer Graham writes for the Boston Globe and Equus, and is the author of Honey Do You Need a Ride? Confessions of a Fat Runner.

Jennifer Graham writes for the Boston Globe and Equus, and is the author of Honey Do You Need a Ride? Confessions of a Fat Runner.

Politics & Policy

Stable Significance

At Christmastime 14 years ago, I was exceedingly pregnant — Santa-sized, you might say. It was a sublime experience, being so pregnant in the month when the world focuses on ...
Politics & Policy

Putting on the Ritz

In a heart-warming gesture of concern for our nation’s stressed-out youth, the Ritz-Carlton has announced that it will offer concierge services to a quarter-million college students in Boston. ”Every parent wants ...
Politics & Policy

The Bantam Menace

“The problem with this country,” the poet John Berryman famously said, “is that a man can live his entire life without knowing whether or not he is a coward.” If he ...
Politics & Policy

Reality Bites

The eternally prescient Henry David Thoreau had contemporary American society figured out 150 years ago. Writing in Walden about the nation’s hurry to build a magnetic telegraph so Maine and ...

Where’s My Donut?

My yellow-dog-Democrat best friend reports that she almost — ALMOST — voted for Bush this morning… not because of his policies, but because of the smiling women passing out doughnuts, ...