Chris Cox


Mandy Newham-Cobb illustration

Friday afternoon on the deck—the kids are home from school, and the three of us are enjoying another warm, sunny day, watching the squirrels and chickadees compete for the bird seed strewn all over the deck. more

May 1, 2014 12:00 AM Good Reads

Be kind, rewind

Mandy Newham-Cobb illustration

My father's various ventures into industry may not have resulted in fortune, fame, or thousands of jobs for the citizens of our town, but they did manage to keep me and my younger sister employed in those fumbling years between the ages of 18 and 23. more

Jun 1, 2013 12:00 AM Good Reads

I imagined the jade vase being as essential to our Spartan living room as The Dude’s rug in that timeless classic “The Big Lebowski.” “Say, Chris, that jade vase really ties this room together," visitors would remark. more

Feb 1, 2013 12:00 AM Good Reads