From my heart to yours

Rites of the Heart (and other invisible revolutions)

Rites of the Heart (and other invisible revolutions)

    Not every radical life transformation comes with   a new job title a baby a new home a presence or an absence that can be seen and felt a visible change.   I call these rites of the heart.   They're the times of deep change in our lives...

Motherhood Will Change You:  on losing yourself after having a baby

Motherhood Will Change You: on losing yourself after having a baby

    “It’s not like I’m going to let motherhood change who I am,” I remember saying, with unintended smugness, hand hovering over my resplendently pregnant belly.    It was my first baby, I felt beautiful and powerful, and morning sickness was only a...