About Me

I edit for a magazine, I write lots of stuff, and I unschool (and write about unschooling with) my...

The Hijrah Diaries: Reflections on the Lands of Plenty

A forced lightening of our carbon footprints has been one of the benefits of relocating my family of eight to a rural village in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco. My neighbours are nearly all self-sustaining farmers with limited supplemental incomes. What is...

Should Husbands Attend Their Wives’ Labor?

Here’s a thing I wrote for OnIslam.net: “It’s bad for him to see you like that,” was the vague reasoning that potential care providers explained why my husband would be banned from the birth of our third child if I hired them. When I responded that he had already seen...