Flying Solo – Print Magazine 2010
The Empty Bed – Print Magazine 2013

No Capes Required

I’ve decided to apply for secret superhero status. They’re all the rage these days, have you noticed? They get cool costumes, plenty of respect. My kids would dig it. Oh, and the capes, did I mention the capes?

Don’t Fix Me

I’m having a baby boy sometime this week. I’m so excited to meet him, to kiss his toes, and to introduce him to his big brother and watch as (hopefully) the two of them bond over the next several decades.

And yet, there’s a small part of me that grieves the loss of my little girl…

Taming Dragons

“In my son’s world, dragons lurk under couches and gnomes make ice cubes in the fridge…”


The Roar Sessions

Roar from the Darkness

“…I wish I could go back and tell that girl-child sitting at the table, on the stairs, walking down the street: You are strong, you are worthy, you are passionate, and you are unstoppable.”