10 end-of-year reflection questions
Favorite books of the year
The emotional is structural
When grief gets reactivated
My complicated Colorado Springs
To walk in beauty once again
What is Examined Family, again?
On why you still haven't written that thing
'Checking the right boxes with the wrong heart'
Flipping tables and killing darlings
Intellectual humility and being in flux
Mothers are keepers of bodies
Wanting what's enough
Who were you made from?
We also don't fail eachother
'Get back to my hardware'
A word on White anti-racism & bravery
'Your body is eager for re-wiring'
A word on color blindness
When the going gets tough
You do not have to be good.
Reflections on an unexpected audience
What do you need to say to the world?
'Hardship doesn’t always bring wisdom'
A reality check on social capital
Cracking the code on liberated pleasure
Have you noticed?
Building a culture of care in America
The unworried well
Fishing before you know how to fish
Primal whisper in this strange season
Broken birds and cosmic repair
Getting older, noticing more
We belong to one another
'Prowling around for captivating human dramas'
A lil' ode to slow burn friendship
Meaning beyond motherhood
No auditions on worthiness
'Matrilineal feast of my dreams'
What are the muscles we need in order to become something decent and beautiful?
Dead at 119
As above so below
The conundrum of the agnostic parent
Keep it sensory, smarty
Five moral questions for our moment
Shut up and repair
Political performance anxiety
Your weird, small projects
Laughing, debating, and avoiding distraction
In praise of weird, small projects
Parenting for various apocalypses
Reaching inside the aisle
The reductive seduction of other people's problems
Embracing the beast of it
When the film burns up
Mama bears gone wrong
'Do not hope; instead observe'