Subscriber thread: Embracing your inner f^ckupPre-pandemic, I was really on the ball. I had everything written down, calendared online and in paper. In the shower, I liked to run through my …
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Keith Gessen on being mad dad, fun dad, cheap dad, thoughtful dad--i.e., Dad.
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Subscriber-only thread: Bad galsI was scandalized a few days ago when a witch friend told me about how bad she was younger (we first met in our early 30s, right before we had k…
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Bottles, Bogs, and butts
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Subscriber thread: Birds, bees and liesI’m working on an assignment about book banning and am amazed by stories of 21st century American parents who apparently think that if you keep …
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A middle aged mystery
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Subscriber thread: Red flagsI’m working on assignment I received from a men’s publication on what Gen X women talk about when men aren’t around. I finagled the [very hetero…
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The best kind of classifieds
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Subscriber thread: Promote a thingI hope you had the kind of long weekend (if you’re in the States) that’s good-long and not bad-long. It’s hard to have one foot in summer and an…
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No cures, no angels, no hyperbaric chambers
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Subscriber thread: Protection spellsWe received a small copy of this prayer on our son’s first day of Catholic preschool in 2015. It’s been clipped to bulletin board by the pantry …
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The kind moms aren't supposed to make
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