Let’s get a little random today!
I haven’t read any books worth talking about lately, but I have read some awesome essays on a variety of topics. Regardless of whether or not I agree with the opinion or topic, I love it when an author propels me to contemplate the issue at hand.
Here are 4 articles I found interesting this week.
Having It All Kinda Sucks
I have wasted far too much time questioning my life choices related to working and motherhood. It’s ridiculous and I know I’m not alone.
The essay Having It All Kinda Sucks by Amy Westervelt sums the issue up much more eloquently than I ever could. That Amy, she’s onto something.
Photo credit: Meg Davidson Photography
This is not an essay, but a photographer’s book showing pictures of children’s bedrooms around the world. The stark contrast in living conditions around the world is unsettling.
The child in this pictures lives in Nepal.
Photo credit: James Mollison
What the what? This insight into how our lungs work was fascinating to me. Sighing is important, people! That’s why I do it. It’s definitely not because I’m exasperated by my children’s behavior. No, never.
I couldn’t think of a lung graphic, so you get a silly picture of my kid instead.