LGBT Rights Are Human Rights

LGBT Rights Are Human Rights

Long ago under an administration far, far, away (just a year ago!?) we celebrated when the Pentagon lifted the ban on transgender people serving in the military. On Wednesday we woke up to this…  Then we got this news alert… Justice Department Argues that...
When Life Becomes A Competition

When Life Becomes A Competition

One night I was out running and thinking about how my wedding engagement set off an intense ripple effect in our friend group. Girlfriends started pressuring their boyfriends about wedding rings and houses. All of a sudden we had four weddings to attend before our...

Fight Terrorism. Take Care Of Yourself.

It makes me so sick. Another gathering of innocents. Another shooting. Another massacre. More desperate phone calls. More screams. More grief so sharp it cuts through bone. When things like this happen I give myself allowance to avoid the media. It’s too...
When Snowmageddon Comes, Be At Home

When Snowmageddon Comes, Be At Home

My plans to go to NYC this weekend were caboshed by Jonas. The aspect of snow itself didn’t bother me. The City is beautiful in the snow, hushed and glistening. But the thought of being stuck at an airport all weekend waiting for a flight that never came was too...