Category: Relationships

You often hear people say that their wedding day was just so stressful or expensive, they wish they’d eloped. For many, it might be a flippant thing they say,...

FEATURED VIDEO Because the truth of the matter is this, my “people” are near in distance, but far off in presence. They always offer to help, (key word: offer),...

FEATURED VIDEO Should I show her the myriad of emails in which he called me an evil bitch,  told me I was going to hell, strongly implied that my mother knew...

The call came out over the loudspeaker. “If there’s a physician on the plane, can you please press your call button?” My dad put down his book and pressed...

FEATURED VIDEO I wince with regret just thinking about it. But this was me. For exactly 31 years, it was as if I paid myself no attention, ignored my...

FEATURED VIDEO Date night got freaking hard after we had a baby. When my firstborn son was a few weeks old, we ventured out for our first walk one...

FEATURED VIDEO I think we can both agree, karma hasn’t treated you so kindly.  You told my mom through countless phone conversations I would understand your choice to leave once...

FEATURED VIDEO We’ve both screwed up, each one of us adding our own set of failures into the friendship pool, but still managing, without fail, to pick each other...

Somehow my adult siblings and I ended up living in three different states, but two years ago, we all made a pact that our kids would know each other...

I recently attended a writer’s conference targeted to dads. I spoke on a panel about gender, sexuality, and gender expression, and my goal was to give parents the tools...