Weekend Reading is my semi-regular series where I share what I’m reading, blog posts I’m loving and, in general, what I’m up to when I’m not blogging. Want to read along?
This week I came across a few blog posts and news stories that pulled a lot of emotion out of me. I hope you find these as thoughtful, sad and hopeful as I did.
My Perfect Portrait
Erin’s thought-provoking mini-feature on an artist that uses everyday household items to make statements about the state of domestic duties was a lovely read.
Treating Kids’ Cancer With Science and a Pocket Full of Hope
by Joe Palca, NPR’s Morning Edition
For those of you who don’t know, I love NPR. I listen to Morning Edition every day as I get ready for work and end my day with Marketplace on my drive home. However, in all my years of listening to various shows on NPR, this is the first story to actual bring tears to my eyes. Grab a Kleenex and listen.