More than a Mother

Exploring the landscape of modern motherhood and more

My Son, The Hoarder

About a year ago, I blogged about reading Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and how it, well, changed my life. When my mom came to visit a few months later, she told me she could really see my “work with that Japanese woman,” and I... read more

The Work of Building Fences

It was quite a weekend. On Saturday, I attended an “energetic boundaries” workshop up in Sebastopol, a beautiful little town about an hour north of here. Now, I know what you East-coast types are thinking: a what?  I must admit that when my friend An... read more

About Me

I'm working from the premise that, as writer Rivka Galchen said recently, motherhood is not just all diapers, tantrums, and setting limits. It's interesting. Okay, sometimes.

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The book anthology "Show Me All Your Scars" featuring my essay "A Little Crazy" is out now!