The Belle Jar: This is What a Rape Culture Looks Like

Theme Park Tourist: 5 Tragic Reasons Why The World’s Largest Theme Park Stands Abandoned in Ohio (I remember being there when the girls were still quite young — so maybe 10 years ago. It was a beautiful day and the park was nearly empty and I thought…I can’t imagine this place will be open much longer. I do miss it. Lotta memories there for me.)

Outside Magazine: America Needs a Playtime Intervention

Huffington Post: 10 Pieces of Advice I hope my kids won’t ignore

“I promise you will never, ever go wrong being nice to people. I know it’s not always easy. Sometimes being kind is uncomfortable. Sometimes it means helping the underdog or being the underdog. Hold your head high, be brave, fake confidence if you have to. Out of all the things you can do in life, being kind will always carry you the farthest.”