What a lifelong writer does when she doesn’t have time to write; also, confronting my unconscious assumptions about what it means to be a good mother.
I watch a lovely documentary on amateur pianists, and riff irritably on my frustrations at the challenges facing women.
Jaycine [link broken] has written an account of the recent birth of her daughter, interspersed with her husband’s commentary. It sounds terrifying and excruciating. I’m really scared about it now. Screaming? […]
So tonight Erik and I talked as usual, and we had a nice conversation. As is our habit, we talked about “deep” stuff, like the importance of respect in relationships […]
Last week’s NYT Magazine big article is about the increasing numbers of women who are choosing to leave prestigious, successful jobs to stay at home and raise their kids. The […]