Posts Published by Nadia Colburn

Nadia Colburn's writing has appeared in The New Yorker, The LA Review of Books, Truthout, Spirituality & Health and elsewhere. Her poetry book The High Shelf is forthcoming this fall.

War Or Peace: Which Do You Choose?

Having a son turned me into a pacifist not because I was an idealist, but because motherhood made me a realist. Why are we raising our children in a culture saturated with violence? Every week, sometimes twice a week, sometimes more often, there is another mass shooting, always by a man, usually a white man. 

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