Chloe Shaw

Chloe Shaw lives in Connecticut with her husband, two kids, and two dogs. Her book What Is a Dog?—based on an essay that appeared in the Spring 2018 issue of the Scholar—was published last year.

On Hugging

What we lose when we can’t get close to the ones we love

by Chloe Shaw | Saturday, January 15, 2022

Pandemic Mathematics

Covid-19 has surrounded us in a flurry of numbers, but what’s behind the digits?

by Chloe Shaw | Monday, September 21, 2020

What Is a Dog?

Friendship, faith, and love, for starters—yet our relationships with our canine companions contain many more unfathomable mysteries

by Chloe Shaw | Monday, March 05, 2018

Spring, 1988

Time does nothing to lessen the pain of sexual assault

by Chloe Shaw | Wednesday, September 26, 2018


Reflecting on gun violence from the Happiest Place on Earth

by Chloe Shaw | Tuesday, April 03, 2018