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  • I, Pariah

    I was married for 11 years, and with that man for almost 20. Barrelling into midlife was predictably tumultuous for me, but I felt that, by 40, at least my marriage was ready to…

  • This Magical Home Appliance Combats Allergies

    Most of you know that managing allergies is a big part of my life. Environmental (indoor and outdoor), seasonal, animals. . . My seven-year-old son and I both suffer with them,…

  • unwanted : happy

    As a child, I’d throw tantrums so epic, my mother started recording them on tapes for me to listen to later, to show me just how irrational I’d been. As a teen,…

  • Ugh, why do you overshare so much?

    Shh, don’t tell people that! What’ll they think? Keep more secrets, be mysterious, stop telling the world your problems. Why do I overshare? Where is my shame? Why do…

  • The Show Me Your Brave Project: Why it Matters

    Awhile ago, a reporter reached out to me about the Show Me Your Brave project. The project was something I started rather casually (and quite by accident), collecting stories of…