You Are A Good Enough Mom

People ask me to write about parenting and marriage. This makes me chuckle because I feel like .... well, a.) their bar is pretty low at that point, and b.) the older I and my kids get, and the longer I've been married, the more I realize I don't know much. When my kids were … Continue reading You Are A Good Enough Mom

Spilled Change and a Meaningful Intersection

I met "J" on a busy corner of the Upper West Side (W73rd & Broadway, to be exact). It was a cold Saturday in February of that year, and she was panhandling with a tattered Starbucks cup. She caught my attention when her change scattered all over the sidewalk. Someone had bumped her cup, probably … Continue reading Spilled Change and a Meaningful Intersection