The Myth of Achieving Perfect Life Balance

The Myth of Achieving Perfect Life Balance

The thought of attaining perfect life balance — in every area of our lives, all the time — is a lovely idea. The only problem is the fact that human perfection isn’t possible this side of eternity. At the same time, we do suffer mightily when our lives get completely...
The Most Important Comma in a Writer’s Life

The Most Important Comma in a Writer’s Life

At some point in every writer’s journey, he or she will experience writer burnout. Some call it “hitting a wall” or “experiencing writer’s block,” but whatever name we give it, we recognize it as a common malady that can affect anyone who has been writing seriously...
Hope for the #hashtagless Mom

Hope for the #hashtagless Mom

For more than a quarter of a century, I’ve been a mom, and I’ve noticed a pattern that occurs in mom circles. Namely, that moms draw circles. It’s easy for us moms to gravitate to other moms we perceive to be “like us.” This isn’t a criticism as much as an...

 

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