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Mama, Mama, Only Mama is hilarious, achingly real, and one of those books that will end up being passed around the carpool line. You’ll crack up, you’ll relate, you’ll wish you could hang out at Lara Lillibridge’s house on Saturday afternoons." ”
—Lisa Daily, bestselling author of  Single-Minded

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Bonus Material! The Nostalgia of Children's TV Theme Songs

Mon Apr 08 2019

In the weeks leading up to Mama, Mama, Only Mama's release, I am going to share some of my beloved chapters that didn't make the final book. Here's the first. Read more »


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On Dog Noses and Carrying Straps and Other Things Elderly Dog Related

Wed Apr 03 2019

We are most decidedly in the old and pathetically cute stage of dog ownership. The some assistance required but still living a relatively pain-free life stage. View at medium »


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AWP2019: Nonfiction for Kids and Teens: The Art of Writing Fact Not Fake Information

Wed Apr 03 2019

Write up of AWP panel on writing nonfiction for a younger audience. View at assayjournal »


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AWP2019: Both, Neither, and Something Else Entirely: Genderqueer Writers & Writing

Wed Apr 03 2019

Write-up of AWP panel on Genderqueer writers and writing. View at assayjournal »


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AWP2019: Que savent-ils?: What Classic Essays Can Teach Contemporary Essayists

Tue Apr 02 2019

Panel summary from AWP19. View at assayjournal »


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TBR Tuesday: a List of my Favorite Middle Grade Books with Queer Characters

Tue Mar 26 2019

A hastily assembled shopping list that will be updated as time goes on. Read more »


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TBR Tuesday Review + GIVEAWAY: THE PERFECT ASSASSIN by KA Doore

Tue Mar 19 2019

Today is the release day of The Perfect Assassin (The Chronicles of Ghadid #1) by K.A. Doore! To celebrate, we’re offering up a free copy to one lucky reader! Read more »


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Tiny Pants' First Birthday

Wed Mar 13 2019

Ten years ago I was a newly-single mama who needed to somehow pull off a 1st Birthday party. Luckily I had friends to help. Read more »


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Announcement: Girlish is a Finalist for Foreword Reviews' Book of the Year

Wed Mar 13 2019

In which twitter teaches me to check my inbox. Read more »


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TBR Tuesday Book Review: She/He/They/Me by Robyn Ryle

Tue Mar 12 2019

She/He/They/Me is thorough, inclusive, and fun to read. I'd recommend it to anyone interested in exploring gender or someone frustrated by trying to explain gender to someone else.  Read more »


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The Best Thing I Did For My Mental Health Was Relax My Cleaning Standards. A Lot.

Fri Mar 08 2019

thought I was being wise by installing carpeting that matched the dog. Then my baby started crawling, and vacuuming became important. Really important. I was in over my head. View at modernparentsmessykids »




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