I’m not really a new year’s resolutions person, but I do like these moments when we collectively try out new behaviors and get more intentional about…
some thoughts on pandemic parenting and advocacy
Do not hope; instead observe. My daughters and I had been reading Flora & Ulysses, a fantastic Kate DiCamillo book, over winter break, when we came…
10 reflection questions for the end of your year
Hi ya. You hanging in? I’m here to tell you that whatever you said last night while under the influence of one too many eggnogs is okay. Forgive…
I thought I’d throw the five most popular posts from the year back your way in case you missed them, or wanted to re-visit. And I’ll say this: I really…
I’m evolving this from NYT-centric snapshots to just five things that really did it for me this week… RIP bell hooks. There were so many beautiful…
My friend and writer (who you should definitely be following, subscribing to etc.) Amanda Machado was inspired by Ocean Vuong’s poem “Notebook…
5 questions for reverend and author and reverend Jen Bailey
Dear Other Mother, Welcome back. I can’t say I’m thrilled to see you here, but I’m not surprised. It’s holiday time, your favorite moment of all to…
Hey crew, I’m feeling disenchanted with the Times, as I think I’ve shared, so rather than sending along five articles from the “paper of record,” I’m…
reflections on generational healing in our families and the nation