Check out this terrific essay by my friend Adrienne Martini on how knitting helped her to shake her postpartum depression.


My recent essay on 4th wave feminism is live today at
Announcing the Birth of … Literary Mama!

Literary Mama, a new online literary magazine, features dynamic, mama-centric writing by mother writers about the complexities and many faces of motherhood. We publish fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, literary criticism, book reviews, columns, and profiles about mother writers. Visit us to find fresh voices, superior craft, and vivid imagery.

Our premiere issue is now online!

Fiction, non-fiction, literary criticism, and poetry by: Gayle Brandeis, Ericka Lutz, Susan Ito, Carol Zapata-Whelan, Lois Rubin, Karen Vernon, Dayna Macy, Elaine Starkman, Christina Conrad, Leah Korican, Svea Barrett, Barbara Crooker, and Ronda Broatch

Plus, columns by: "The Naughty Mommy," Sybil Lockhart, Lizbeth Finn-Arnold, and Andi Buchanan

And: reviews of mama-centric literature by: Heidi Raykeil, Norah Piehl, Rachel Sarah, and Libby Gruner

Come check us out … … and come back frequently – our content is always changing!

You can also sign up for our bi-weekly e-zine by visiting:

Literary Mama – a literary magazine for the maternally inclined.