For this issue, we asked our contributors, “Do you carry a lucky charm?” Click on the pictures for their answers and links to their websites.


Emily Wessel

My lucky charm is a page I ripped out of book by I laminated it and keep it in my back pocket for moments of doubt. The caption reads “My mother always said, ‘A life needs solid plans.’ But really, a life needs secret plans.” The sub-caption reads, “Saying your plans aloud is a good way to hear God laugh.”