Hoping to be different than who I am, tinier than I am, are body image rules I learned as a kid but I don’t have to play by them anymore. Hopefully I’m teaching my children the same.
— Read on www.scarymommy.com/raising-kids-differently-body-image/
My new piece is out now with advice from experts on raising children to love their bodies.
I interviewed some very smart 5-15 year olds for my article “What Kids Want You to Know”, advice for adults, up today at Seattle’s Child:
Tickets are now on sale for Listen To Your Mother Seattle! Please join me and the cast of women/writer/mothers for this celebration of motherhood.
10% of ticket proceeds benefit Wellspring Family Services.
I am very happy to be joining the cast of Listen To Your Mother for the Seattle show on May 9th at 2:00. Tickets will be available soon!
My short story “Gibbous” has been named the winner of The Eric Hoffer Award for Prose to be published in Best New Writing 2015, available October 7, 2014. Please check back for purchase information.