By Kelly O'Connor McNees

Kelly O'Connor McNees is an author and editor who lives in Chicago.

  1. When you’ve written to your representative and carved some money from the grocery budget for UNICEF, but your heart still feels like one big bruise, where’s a soul to turn for respite? I would like to share an unlikely source of peace and hope with you.

    No, it is not a religion. Well, not yet. It is the Penzeys Spices catalog.

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