You could be anywhere else right now. But you’re here—in my little space on the web where I write and wrestle. Thank you for reading my letter to Tillie, republished on Scary Mommy! My hope for Tillie today is that she's busy visiting a new little girl. One who really needs her. So, now that you're [...]
I want you to know that I don’t get it, that I can’t get it. And—yet, somehow—I do. For my best friend who is a mother of two boys and describes her life as a daily Clorox commercial: I see you. You came to our Skype date with a hooded sweatshirt and eyes that you [...]
Dear Tillie, You forgot to tell me how hard this grown-up thing would be... Fly over to Medium to read the rest of my letter to Tillie...
Who gets to decide if her life matters? For the woman in Target with her bald head wrapped in a colorful scarf, barely able to push her cart down the aisle because she's weak, she's coming to the end, she might not make it: Did her life matter? She smiled at me like a mom, so I [...]