“Today my parenting is less about being perfect and more about being real and self-compassionate. That has made me a better parent.”
New and Popular Poems and Stories
After a long struggle with various eating disorders, Susan discovered her unique path to freedom and health.
An honest poem about self-doubt, leadership, humility, and the creative process.
Due to life-threatening dwarfism, doctors said Samuel wouldn’t survive birth. Now, he’s not only alive but teaching his parents valuable life lessons!
An unexpected chance to extend a random act of kindness taught David what Thanksgiving is really about.
Meditation and mindfulness helped Joy overcome the effects of anxiety and become a better parent to her daughters. Here’s how she did it.
Rosalind took a unique approach to telling her kid about the divorce. Little did she know that he would end up thanking her for it years later!
“Call this a love letter, call it
unlike anyone else’s, but with threads
and adornments from the Great
Ones—the star-crossed fables, the fairy tales”
After being exploited, Richard could have easily fallen into resentment and blame. Instead, he chose to learn something valuable from the situation.
Dorothy was standing in line at the gas station, ready to buy a lottery ticket, when she saw an opportunity to spend her $10 on something much better.