Hi all,

I wanted to pass a long a new writing project that I'm part of started by a very dear friend of mine - Lemon Quarterly. It is a quarterly publication of essays, reviews and literature focused around a new topic each issue, all written by women. Most of us aren't in the writing trade - I'm in law school, my friend works in wealth management, other folks involved include economics researchers, neurobiology Ph.D candidates and poets. I wanted to share our first issue with you guys - tackling money and value.

Please let me know what you think, if you have theme suggestions, etc. I'm just contributing, so I don't know the particulars of how comments works over there yet, but feel free to leave your usual thoughtful comments over there as well.

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My piece is the review of After My Garden grows, a film I heard about through GT. (I forget who posted it, but a thank you to whoever it was!) I posted back in December when I was brainstorming a piece and folks seemed interested in pieces about parental leave policies, breastfeeding politics and economics, and a couple other things. Those were great suggestions, and I've got a little source material stockpile about them waiting for an issue about Work. Our next issue though is Friendship, and I think I will be writing a personal essay.

I know there is occasionally a self-promotion thread going on that this fits squarely into, but I've got no clue when it is. So let me know if this shameless self-promotion is unwarranted outside of that thread and I'll take this down and wait for one to come around.

Happy Wednesday!