Did I do the right thing? (aka the five stages of pandemic grief)

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This post is an entry in Modern Parent’s “Am I Doing This Right?” writing contest.

The first thing you should know is I did not have to send my child back to school. I am not an essential worker. I am not a healthcare provider. I am a writer and…

3 TV shows that changed the landscape of entertainment by showing weakness

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What do a dirty cop, a confused almost thirtysomething, and an orphaned self-made chess champion have in common? Take a good long look at three of the best TV series the dramatic world has ever seen and you’ll find quite a bit. I dislike forced comparison as much as the…

Viral writer Julio Vincent Gambuto’s crazy year of success despite — or thanks to — a pandemic

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When I asked Julio Vincent Gambuto— writer, filmmaker, and director of Team Marco, the movie Leonard Maltin calls “a life-affirming feel-good movie” what his favorite children’s book was, he immediately answered The Little Prince. Why?

“It’s going to sound really heady and crazy, but it taught me the word…

Katie Grant

Mom | Ghostwriter | Journalist | Top Writer in Parenting | The Ascent, Good Men Project, Publishous “I find the story. Fast.” www.katiegrantwriter.com

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