Monthly Archives: January 2007

It is a winter evening in Edmonton, Canada, deeply below freezing. I have two more days to write for byronchild [Kindred] and…

Q My 13-year-old daughter wants me to sign an authorisation to have body piercings done. She wants nose-, lip-, tongue-, nipple-piercings, well…

If there was to be a perfect mother on this planet and by some fluke of the universe I was chosen to…

Sometimes I think I am a good mother and sometimes I strongly doubt it. If I look closely I can see that…

Q: I have two daughters aged four and 21 months. My four year old is quite an emotional child. She has great…

From the airport in North Bend, Oregon, to a seminar in Bandon by the Sea, I shared a limousine-like bus with a…

A question and answer column about mothering with Layla M. Iselin. Q: I am torn between living my own life and devoting…