By Mary Ellen Van Buskirk


Still Life: Calm in Motion

Visit Still Life when you need to take a break from a hectic world. Each themed post features images and ideas that can help you... Read more >

Kids and Parenting

By Quiet Revolution

Susan Cain

Susan Cain’s Quiet: Now an Illustrated Book for Introverted Kids

In Susan Cain's newest book for kids, teens, and the educators and parents in their lives, "Fear is a powerful enemy, but passion is an even stronger friend." Read more >

Kids and Parenting

By Susan Cain

Girl writing a book

How My Mother Helped Launch My Writing Career

Sometimes it's the things you don't say that matter the most. Read more >


By Jennifer Mattern

scissors have cut a paper doll from the chain

The Grumpy Introvert’s Advice on Friend Breakups

You shouldn’t have to do backflips to keep anyone in your life, ever. Read more >