Tara Ann Thieke

Tara Ann Thieke
Tara Ann Thieke is an armchair amateur helping to build communities from her home in Western Pennsylvania. She is currently serving as President of the Board of Trustees for Imago Dei Politics after a decade of working around the country as a caregiver.

Recent Essays

The American Bookstore: A List

Go here to read the first part of this two-part essay on the American Bookstore. Several hours before a home game at the University of Michigan, the owner of a bookstore on...

The American Bookstore: Prologue

Some months ago I stood in a basement bookstore in suburban Maryland and pondered a relic of the 1960s, an artifact of dubious worth...

Alone Together on the Internet

The happy traveler is apt to become even happier as he crosses a state line into Vermont or Maine. These two misfits of the...