Linda Jane Keegan

Linda Jane Keegan is currently preoccupied with parenting, ecology, and exploring the outdoors. She has been known to subsist on chocolate biscuits, hike long distances, and correct punctuation on billboards. And sometimes, she writes.

Sep 13, 2017

Have you tried?: On the nightmare of stupid unsolicited advice

Almost every sleep-deprived parent is used to the "smile and nod" when they're given unsolicited advice. Linda Jane Keegan is over it. Here she tells us why.

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Jun 9, 2017

I won't suddenly be well: On the pain of not being the mother you want to be

An essay by Linda Jane Keegan about postnatal depression, coming out the other side, and the knowledge that you'll forever be changed.

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