Tara Mandarano is a Pushcart-Prize nominated writer and editor based in Canada. Her work has been featured on the front page of The Huffington Post, and has also appeared in Reader’s Digest, Chatelaine, Today’s Parent and Canadian Living. She is also a chronic illness and mental health advocate. Please visit taramandarano.com to see more of her writing, or follow her on Instagram and Twittter @taramandarano.
Tara and I talk about balancing the role of mothering, with managing chronic illness and a writing career, the role that writing has had in healing, and the “spoon theory” of chronic illness. It was so lovely to connect with Tara.