Episode 46: #GiveItARest

...in which Jess and KJ grapple with the challenge of not getting things done, and that’s OK! KJ’s on a media diet as her manuscript deadline looms, and Jess is repurposing work and taking naps.

(#AmWriting with Jess & KJ is available on iTunes and AudioBoom and you should subscribe. Really.)


NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown



The Sugar Season: A Year in the Life of Maple Syrup and One Family's Quest for the Sweetest Harvest, Douglas Whynott

Smithsonian Magazine

Everywhere Wonder, Matthew Swanson & Robbi Behr

I Stink! / I'm Dirty!, Kate McMullan, Jim McMullan

NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children, Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman

Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future, Ashlee Vance