Issue #32: Family

Welcome to The Wild Word

Brazen

Melanie Schoo on being a woman without kids and moving towards a new definition of family

Behind Domestic Lines

Jami Ingledue on Brett Kavanaugh, sexual assault, and the trauma of the Trump regime

COLUMNS

Roar

Roar

Lorna O’Hara on relationships beyond duty and why marriage isn’t always the best option

Head Above Water

Head Above Water

Tim Clark on growing up in an all-women household and his top five songs about family

Spotlight

Spotlight

Maria Behan on the misogynic harm of the Kavanaugh hearing and how women will have the last say

Soapbox

Soapbox

Mike Hembury on Year Zero for climate change and the new generation of activists

Guest Column

Guest Column

Erinbell Fanore on being a good enough mother and letting go of the myth of perfection

Letters from Berlin

Letters from Berlin

Annie Mark-Westfall on the elusive work-life balance and the guilt of voicing struggle

Gaze

Gaze

Irena Ioannou on family values, gender equality, and honesty before marriage

Brazen

Brazen

Melanie Schoo on being a woman without kids and moving towards a new definition of family

FICTION

ORIGINS

Origins

Origins

Alan Harris discusses the inspiration behind his poem ‘Full Measure’

POETRY

Glenn Pearl

Glenn Pearl

Glenn Pearl’s poems ‘Avery’, ‘This Poem’, and ‘Grey Christmas’

Jeff Santosuosso

Jeff Santosuosso

Jeff Santosuosso’s poems ‘Family Matters’ and ‘Bakelite Bread Box’

Isabella J. Mansfield

Isabella J. Mansfield

Isabella J. Mansfield’s poems ‘Sitting At The Playground With My Son’ and ‘Mom Wants to Talk’

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