Monthly Archives: October 2011

Rachel Kramer Bussel’s Blogger Space


Rachel Kramer Bussel is a lively, refreshingly honest, and versatile writer who blogs about cupcakes and erotica. Take a gander at her photo below: which one do you think she’s writing about? Whenever I’ve imagined myself as a full-time writer, which … Continue reading

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How to Succeed in Mommy Blogging: Cursing, Sex, and Vaginas


Recently I attended a lovely Ladies Who Blog luncheon with other mommy bloggers whose ambitions ran the gamut from “I’m just doing this so I don’t go crazy being a full-time mom” to “my agent is packaging me for a web … Continue reading

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Jennifer McBride’s Blogger Space


Jennifer McBride writes thoughtfully, elegantly, and passionately about divorce, loss, transformation and creativity. Visit her at her blog here, or on Amazon where her book Touching the Trees is available. Check out her Blogger Space below. My writing space used … Continue reading

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How Does a 99% Mother Raise a 1% Son?


This piece originally ran on Good Men Project earlier this week. It is part of my series there, My Son’s Walkabout. This week I will travel to a wide-open, western state to visit my 14-year-old son at a boarding school … Continue reading

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Mikalee Byerman’s Blogger Space


When life hands you lemons, make a witty blog and a brand-new blogger space. That’s what the inimitable Mikalee Byerman did. Check out her blog, Me 2.0, and her Blogger Space below. So — I write in the shower. Seriously. … Continue reading

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My Husband Has a Man Crush on Ryan Gosling


A few weeks ago, after my ex-husband had rescinded his agreement to swap a timeshare weekend, resulting in a last-minute major snafu in our plans, my husband Atticus snapped. His saint-like reserve of endurance in the Fend Off One Dastardly … Continue reading

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Will You Visit Me There?


Part 2 of a post that originally ran here, Mother and Child Reunion, is up on Good Men Project today, where it has been re-titled Will You Visit Me There? And if you care to do so–visit me there–you might want … Continue reading

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The Dark Side of 45


Ever since I crossed over to the dark side of 45, all manner of indignities have assaulted my once invincible body, indignities that require MRIs and hearing tests and vision tests and ultrasounds. Shot knees. Tinnitus in one ear. Benign … Continue reading

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Mutant Supermodel’s Blogger Space


Mutant Supermodel writes beautifully, and thoughtfully, about life as a working, debt-recovering divorced mother of three. Check out her inviting Blogger Space(s) below. For months, the only place I could sit and blog was from a little office on the 12th … Continue reading

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