Check out my new piece over at the elephant journal. I originally wrote this from the viewpoint of a grieving sibling, but decided to open it up so that more people could relate to it. But my sibling loss people-- this is especially for you. ... Read More about New post on grief and loss at elephant journal
I'm thrilled to have a new piece over on the Headspace.com blog. This one's on getting older when someone you love doesn't. Thanks for reading, and take good care. Here's the link: https://www.headspace.com/blog/2016/06/30/the-brother-no-one-will-meet/ ... Read More about New post on Headspace
When I picked up the phone 16 years ago to the news that my brother was dead, it was the worst thing that had ever happened to me. He was my only sibling, the singular person who knew what it was like to grow up in our family. We were supposed to get a lifetime together, and instead, we got a short ... Read More about The Three Gifts of Grief
Hi there, I've neglected to update my blog lately, but that doesn't mean I haven't been writing up a storm. A storm, I say! I'm super excited to be on this new website, The Mid. It's aimed at people who grew up in the 70's and 80's and are now wading through parenthood, careers, aging parents, ... Read More about Some New Posts on a New Venue!
“Okay, now do a Kegel,” Ally says. I lie on the table with my heels touching each other, my knees splayed to the side, and naked from my waist down. I look at Ally. “Like you’re stopping the flow of urine but also trying not to pass gas at the same time,” she explains. I laugh a little, ... Read More about My Vagina Has A Personal Trainer: Adventures in Pelvic Floor Rehab