Media Responses, Writing

Maybe It Isn’t That We Didn’t Try, But That We’ve Tried for Too Long?

A Response to If My Body Could Speak by Blythe Baird I read If My Body Could Speak by Blythe Baird on a plane. I am drinking Diet Coke. I...

Interviews, Writing

INTERVIEW: Teresa Wong, author of Dear Scarlet: the Story of my Postpartum Depression

I am grateful to add another voice to this space. Teresa Wong’s graphic memoir, Dear Scarlet*, depicts her experience with postpartum...

Blog, Writing

If You’re Struggling with an Eating Disorder

Your mind is more than a switchboard. Circuiting inputs and outputs, frantic to stay on the line. Climb down from the telephone pole, your...

Poetry, Writing

It takes one to know one

It takes one to hear the water running. To hear the muffled gags and feel your eyes water and the acid rise and your hands shake against...