“Torn: True Stories of Kids, Career & Modern Motherhood” published this week
I contributed to an anthology on parenting called Torn: True Stories of Kids, Career & Modern Motherhood. It includes 47 essays on everything from guilt to balance to infertility. My piece, “Fluidity,” leads the book. It’s now available on Amazon and elsewhere.
New article in Scientific American Mind
My story on How Video Games Change the Brain is out now in the Jan/Feb issue of Scientific American Mind. You can read part of it here.
Lydia is now working on a book that is part memoir and part science. Recounting her
deaf son’s journey to acquire language, it weaves together tales from the centuries-long
quest to build the cochlear implant and the new science of neuro-education. Ultimately,
the book explores all that is known about the exquisite relationship between sound and