Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

As an artist, I feel tension between my public persona and my private self. But in this epoch of expression, everyone is an autobiographical writer. How does this change the way we construct ourselves? How is this affecting our inner lives, if there is such a thing anymore?

A (far from complete) list of the roles moms play

Moms aren’t just caretakers, but jills of all trades, masters of everything

As a former foster parent, am I a mom — or something else?

Regardless of the title, I’m happy to just be part of my child’s chosen family

Pandemic days are stifling. So I tried out this technique to build optimism.

With ‘temporal distancing,’ the goal is to imagine yourself in the future