Power, The New Story

A Nation Divided: Where do we go from here?

{Read the original post on elephant journal.} There is no silver lining. Instead of a qualified woman, a hateful man has been elected. TRUMP TRIUMPHS, blares the New York Times. The election of Donald Trump to the Presidency is nothing less than a tragedy for the American republic, a tragedy for the Constitution, and a… Continue reading A Nation Divided: Where do we go from here?

Education, Michelle's Memoir, Writings

The Myth of Work-Life Balance.

The whole concept of “work-life balance” is flawed, because it implies that “work” is somehow separate from “life.” Life is life. Work is life. Play is life. We may mentally categorize our lives into work time, family time, social life, and so on, but these separations are an illusion. Every part of our lives (and… Continue reading The Myth of Work-Life Balance.