Dear Wendy
Dear Wendy

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(Me, before my first post-vax night out. I’ve done my hair, but I don’t know what to wear). Over on Medium the other day, writer, Will Leitch, wrote some helpful tips for reentering the world as we get vaccinated and begin to leave our cocoons again. Maybe you are feeling zero anxiety about said re-entrance… Read more

A year ago today was a Wednesday, which had become something of a special day for Drew and me. With both kids finally in school full time (Jackson was in third grade and Joanie had joined him at his school six months earlier as a full-time pre-k student), I had my days free – well… Read more

Illustration by Chelsea Charles for The Globe and Mail Trending on Twitter yesterday was this article about how marital sex is yet another victim of Covid, with married couples reporting – to couples counselors, researchers, each other – a lack of intimacy since the pandemic began. Calls are up to couples’ therapists, with many spouses… Read more

This was a dumpster fire of a year and while I’m under no illusion that things will magically get better the minute the clock strikes midnight on Thursday, I do think we’ll collectively be in a much better place this time next year, and for that bit of hope I am grateful. And I also… Read more