A Child-Free Life: Selfish or Self-Aware?

“Those of use who choose not to become parents are a bit like Unitarians or nonnative Californians; we tend to arrive at our destination via our own meandering, sometimes agonizing paths” –Meghan Daum Selfish, Shallow, and Self-Absorbed: Sixteen Writers on the Decision Not to Have Kids offers multiple perspectives and journeys to childlessness. Some ofContinue reading “A Child-Free Life: Selfish or Self-Aware?”

The Girl on the Train: A Must Read Summer Thriller…And a Sobering Commentary on Substance Abuse?

The Girl on the Train, written by Paula Hawkins, is a New York Times best seller, currently #1 on the list right now, which seemed like a great beach read. I settled into my beach chair under my favorite palm tree, shading me from the harshest of the sun’s rays. Looking out at the boatsContinue reading “The Girl on the Train: A Must Read Summer Thriller…And a Sobering Commentary on Substance Abuse?”