choice: a manifesto

Everyday I see people who feel stuck. Stuck in very big ways –relationships, jobs, institutions, bodies, life. Or, stuck in smaller but also significant ways — exercise routines, eating patterns, the route they take to work each day, the news sources they turn to, or the snack they eat before going to bed. I use … Continue Reading

5 things to rethink after 50

When I turned 50, like a lot of women, I was confused: Could I still wear jeans? Do I still want sex? Should I start a running program? Will I finally lose those last 10 pounds that piled on after menopause? Is this when I become invisible? (Answers: yes, yes, yes, yes, and not a … Continue Reading

ode to joy: 7 reasons why beethoven still rocks

HAPPY 246TH BIRTHDAY, BEETHOVEN! We love Beethoven for his brilliant music, but here are 7 reasons why he still rocks.