Don’t Tell Us Marching Doesn’t Matter

 As we arrived at the Common Beth remembered summers when we stripped the girls down to diapers at … [Read more...]

The Silenced Child by Claudia Gold, MD – GEMS for Parents

After two moves in six months I am starting to read again. With vigor and passion and enthusiasm. … [Read more...]

Carrie Fisher Was a Warrior Who Left a Paper Trail

Carrie Fisher was a force and it wasn't because of a movie role, no matter how loved it is and was. … [Read more...]

Divorce During Christmas

My home was flooded just weeks before my divorce was final. The ocean spilled over the sea wall … [Read more...]

Show & Tell

Show don't tell is the first bit of advice almost every writer gets. Don't give facts if words … [Read more...]

 Parenting with PTSD:  Breaking the Cycle without Falling Apart

This event happened on December 16, 2016 thanks to Riverside Trauma. I'm so grateful that they … [Read more...]