Craving Slow News Days

Americans are fed a daily diet of disaster, tragedy, and scandal. As a parent, I simply do not have the stomach for it.

Photo by Lizzie Finn

Note: This essay was originally published in The Freedom Chronicles and was written in the months following September 11, 2001, when every parent seemed to be afraid of everything. The news only seemed to be making things much

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Lizzie Finn

Lizzie Finn

I write, create, instruct. My curiosity is expansive — health, happiness, relationships, spirituality, TV/film, psychedelics, feminism, neuroscience, life.