Ready or Not Mom
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
The House I Didn’t Love
In 2008, my boyfriend bought a house. The 90-year-old Dutch Colonial boasted wall-to-wall carpeting, a shitty little kitchen, and wood...
Sunday, January 27, 2019
That Time My Son Said the N-Word.
"Words have power. Words are more than their dictionary definition. The history of a word matters as long as the effects of that histo...
Monday, October 15, 2018
That Time I Lost My Cool
In order to make sense of this story, it’s important to understand some basic facts about about the geography of my childhood. If you have t...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
An open letter about a race.
Last weekend, I piled into an SUV with several of my best running buddies. The back window boasted a Hillary sticker and the driver was a ga...
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Word of the day: NOT A-Okay
So this thing happened last Sunday that has been sitting like a brick in my stomach all week. I've been carrying it around with me and n...
Sunday, August 13, 2017
Word of the day: Uncomfortable
When I was 15 or 16, I found myself reluctantly subjected to the gusto and flare of some motivational speaker. I have no real memory of wh...
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Mother's Day for Shit Moms
Happy Mother's Day: A letter to my Inner 'Shit-Mom' So you walked in to preschool last week empty-handed, behind a mom arme...
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