The Me Too Flashpoint: Coming of Age in America

Kyle and I discuss the Me Too/Harvey Weinstein business quite a bit lately: what it might mean for us personally and for our society as a whole. Clearly a LOT of implications arise here. A compelling one that occurs to me, in terms of importance as a parent, a partner, a woman and a person,…

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Wearing Identities Lightly: Movie Recommendations

Kyle and I watched Pee Wee’s Big Holiday the other day (go ahead, laugh away…) and, surprise/not surprise, I loved it. The plot goes something like this: Pee Wee, initially reticent to leave his town or experience anything new, meets an exciting, rebellious stranger who inspires him to take a solo trip to New York City. Like…

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Reflection in Relationship: Through the Looking Glass

Reflection. What is that, really? It’s a term used pretty liberally in “conscious” talk, right? Typically as in, “Her fear of intimacy reflects my own.” A reflection often illuminates where we’re getting snagged either in how we see ourselves or our circumstances, just like a literal reflection in a mirror shows us where we missed…

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