The Third Person in the Room


When preparing to write again, I asked, “With a world so divided, are personal essays but frivolous noise?” I posed the question to a psychologist friend wise in the ways of healing. She responded, “Nothing is more unifying than shared insights into the human condition.”

I’m pleased to announce that, in September, my book of essays about my years as a mediator, wife, mother, and friend will be published on If you follow this blog, you’ll have read a number of these stories. For more information, click here