How I love to write for Rewireme.com.
Here are three of the latest: How (Not) To Talk to Kids about High-Stakes Tests
7 Ways to Help Kids Unplug from Technology
and, from the fall,
Mindfulness for Teachers, a review of Andrew Solomon’s Far from the Tree,
and my best-read, best-titled article ever, My Amygdala Ate my Homework.
This summer, I’m writing a novel about Gentrification, amateur music, and other sorts of growth in and around The Gowanus Canal. Now that school is out, I’m hoping to post more frequently.
I am so grateful to my college friend Melissa Lawrence for allowing me to guest post at her terrific parenting site, CloudMom. Melissa is a mother of five who shares all that she has learned in her years as a parent: from swaddling to breastfeeding to learning not to take it all so darn seriously.
And today, a little bit from me. Lean In or Opt Out? We chose Run Away. It’s a short introduction to our year in Southern France, chronicled in Home Away: A Year of Misapprehensions, Transformations, and Rosé at Lunch. Enjoy the post, and spend some time with CloudMom.