Selected Essays

The Stranger I Call Mother Reconnecting after alienation.

Have a Mediocre Holiday Moms, lower your holiday standards.

The Sweet Spot of LessMake room for the muse.

Making Time For Chores Is Part of Life. Shielding kids from chores is not doing them any favors.

Lessons Learned. The parenting choice I never expected to make. 


Writing Well Creative Writing Contest, Nonfiction Winner 2016.

Brain, Child Magazine, May 2015 Editor’s Pick.

The Boston MOTH StorySLAM Champion, March 2015.

Honorable Mention, 76th Annual Writing Contest, Writer’s Digest memoir.