Great piece! Also, thanks for highlighting my story about praising kids; I just went and slightly altered the Don Trump Jr. comment because I realized I used the word “encouraging” twice in the same sentence (just in case you realize the highlight disappeared), so please feel free to re-highlight. I need to stop revising my stuff now. ;) I really like your pieces. Going to read more of them!

Journalist & author of nerdy novel CARRIE PILBY (film version‘s on Netflix). Finishing up offbeat memoir. Love dogs & puns. Read more:

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