The Game of Hearts, guest post by Wendy Garfinkle

Game of Hearts by Wendy Garfinle

 Wendy Garfinkle is back with a poem to make our hearts think. Last week, Wendy brought with her advice from the Grammar Goddess side of her life, and this week she is sharing the creative touch. I love both sides to Wendy, and I am so grateful that she was willing to grace my page with her beautiful words.   game of …

A letter to the little warrior who remains

Lindsay Fischer's letter to last warrior baby that survived egg retrieval.

I am so honored to feature my friend Lindsay Fischer at her most vulnerable. Thank you, Lindsay — for being so raw and honest even when you are feeling so brokenhearted.     My fingers jab at the keyboard with no real reason other than to soothe. To be here, to type, to bring some normalcy into a day that …

This is the Reason We’ve Lived in Shame Long Enough

Guest post by Rachel Thompson This article first appeared as a guest post on the amazing Nicole Lyons’ The Lithium Chronicles and is reprinted here with attribution and her permission Every morning, as I drive my child to school and back, I pass an old brown El Camino parked in a random driveway. My heart races as my foot accelerates. I can’t …