GOOD WOMAN, women’s fiction complete at 73,000 words, features the rabid humor of NIGHTBITCH (R. Yoder) and domestic drama and female friendship of BIG LITTLE LIES (L. Moriarty).

Johanna wanted her life to be more interesting but dating the man she’s trying to divorce is not what she had in…

Last night we had no clean, dry bath towels, so I gave my kids beach towels to use after their showers. I had a twinge of, “Oh, my God, when will I ever be a full grown-up, what is wrong with us?” and then I thought…why am I stressing? First…

Yes, I am referring to “Thriller,” the 1983 Michael Jackson thirteen-minute music video where zombies and werewolves stalk a young woman in heels.

I’m using a cartoon instead of a real pic from the video in case she comes across the article when she’s older and has realized her mom talks about her on the internet. I don’t want her to relapse and come home from college to get in my bed.

It’s close to midnight and something small and terrified is lurking by my bed. It’s my seven year-old. …

One of the hardest things about parenting is trying to be present for your kids and for yourself, too.

Like…how? How? Seriously, how?

If I can set everything aside- my goals, to-do list, personal needs and wants, other people’s need and want of me, my junkie-pull to my phone…and just…

The wounds are bad. They’re not healing well on their own. I need help. And it’s good that I’m getting it…and I wasn’t. Until I insisted. After the initial relief passed, I started feeling really tired, sad, and angry. Not only at myself this time, but also at my surgeon…he’d…

Sarah Z Writer

Frank and funny, Sarah writes the hard stuff of marriage, parenting, woman-ing. Ravishly, The Belladonna Comedy, Pregnant Chicken, & more. Twitter: @sarahzimzam

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