Category Archives: Sharon’s Published Work

Writing Lessons Learned From A Kindergarten Class

My 5-year-old, and my writing.

Writing Lessons Learned From A Kindergarten Class

Published on Beyond Your Blog, May 16, 2016

Club Mid: Magazine Offers “Body-Type” Swimsuit Guide for 8-12 Year Olds

Who thought telling 8-year-olds how to “add curves” was a good idea?!

Magazine Offers “Body-Type” Swimsuit Guide for 8-12 Year Olds

Published on Club Mid, May 12, 2016

Club Mid: What Parents Need To Know About How Teen Sex Has Changed

Parents, I won’t pretend this one isn’t alarming. But it’s real, and we need to face it head on.

What Parents Need To Know About How Teen Sex Has Changed

Published on Club Mid, May 9, 2016

Club Mid: How Road Trips Have Changed Since We Were Kids

Summer’s coming — time to hop in the car!

How Road Trips Have Changed Since We Were Kids

Published on Club Mid, April 23, 2016

Club Mid: 7 Things I Want My Kids To Learn About Marriage…From Their Siblings

“I hope this first friendship, with all its warts and imperfections, will help prepare them for a happy life.”

7 Things I Want My Kids To Learn About Marriage…From Their Siblings

Published on Club Mid, April 3, 2016

Brain, Child: The Mommy War Inside Me

On the ever-shifting line between self and “mother.”

The Mommy War Inside Me

Published on Brain, Child Magazine on March 29, 2016

Washington Post: Parents Need To Talk To Daughters About The Joys Of Sex, Not Just The Dangers

A Q&A with Peggy Orenstein, author of the brand-new Girls & Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape.

Parents Need To Talk To Daughters About The Joys Of Sex, Not Just The Dangers

Published in Washington Post, March 29, 2016

Club Mid: When Politicians Were Boring (A Wish For My Children)

When Politicians Were Boring (A Wish For My Children)

Published on Club Mid, March 20, 2016

Brightly: Picture Books To Help Politicians Behave Better On The Campaign Trail

Red, White, And Rude: Picture Books To Help Politicians Behave Better On The Campaign Trail

Published on Brightly, March 11, 2016

Washington Post: Embracing The Politics Talk – With Kids

The upside of this tumultuous election.

Embracing The Politics Talk – With Kids

Published on March 10, 2016 on Washington Post