Column: Following the Wanderer

What does it mean to be wise? Is it better to be only “middling-wise,” or to accept the trouble of deeper wisdom? Karl Seigfried investigates passages from the Hávamál and ponders what they mean for those who seek to be wise.

Column: Knee-Work

Luke Babb considers the strain that comes from kneeling for so long – and how that strain is reflected in every aspect of our present moment.