Here you'll find my most recent publications around the web.
Relevant Magazine ● March 5, 2018
How to Have a Healthy Conversation About Gun Control
In the aftermath of the horrifying shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, the predictable arguments are raging in newsrooms, state houses and living rooms. Many of us feel helpless before the words start flying—we’ve all heard and used the same tired arguments, phrases and hashtags. But as Brene Brown recently wrote, a large number of Americans don’t fit comfortably into either camp of extreme views on gun control. Keep reading →
Her View From Home ● February 8, 2018
Why Moms Shouldn't Feel Bad for Bragging About Their Kids
I cradled my baby’s head gently in one hand and shifted the weight of her newborn body into my friend’s arms. “She started rolling on her side yesterday! It’s amazing. I can’t believe she’s doing it already. And she slept seven hours last night.”
I realized I’m gushing and stop abruptly, heat creeping up my cheeks. “But I know that’s all pretty boring,” I smile nervously and adopt a forced sarcastic tone. “We new parents always think our kid’s winning the baby Olympics, right?” Keep reading →