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Melissa Miles McCarter
Mommy who writes on the side about mental health, family, pop culture, feminism, and more. Editor of — Subscribe for even more:

Who am I and what do I write about?

But it took a long time to earn that title.

Another passion of mine is writing about mental health.

Social Media and Family

And it raises a lot of parenting questions.

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Am hurting her to put my daughter online?

It’s okay to have writing “seasons.”

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I have learned to accept my dry spells.

We’ve become consumed by hustle culture but there is another way

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Just the word hustle is a problem.

It’s possible to feel joy again when you abandon the myth of mothering.

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Photo of snow in Ironton, MO on April 20, 2021 taken by me immediately after the Chauvin verdict

Change your approach with a different perspective.

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What inspired this change?

My circumstances at home changed and the world changed.

Melissa Miles McCarter

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