The Bowtie Miracle
A funny thing happened on the way to a Saints-Panthers game
This short story appeared in the March 7, 2011 Fiction Issue of ESPN The Magazine.
I WAS SEEING my brother as a Taoist sage.
We were in the bathroom of a Cracker Barrel. I knew he was ancient by his swagger. A wise traveler, a carrier of light and truth. I was wearing a bow tie. It was Christmas Eve. We were on our way to see the Carolina Panthers play football and I wasn't happy about it.
"I'm going to church," I said, "to worship."
He was a ...
Read full story
ESPN The Magazine: March 7, 2011
Check out ESPN The Magazine's March 7, 2011 issue below.