Jessica Grose
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Jessica Grose is a frequent Slate contributor and the author of the novel Sad Desk Salad. Follow her on Twitter.

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March 30 2015 7:30 AMShe Left a “Rock Star” Job So That He Could Be Close to His Kid
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March 11 2015 9:00 AM“He Thought I Would Settle Down”: When Career Ambitions Break Up a Marriage
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Feb. 24 2015 4:59 PMKim Gordon on Kurt Cobain, Breast Milk, and Discovering Thurston Moore’s Affair
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Feb. 10 2015 9:09 AM“I Never Would Have Envisioned That for Myself”: The Career and Life Decisions of a Single Mom
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Jan. 28 2015 8:52 AMWhen Career Expectations Are Just About Getting Enough Money to Eat
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Jan. 19 2015 10:15 AM"They Don't Deploy Pregnant Women": The Work and Life Sacrifices of a Military Mom
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Jan. 13 2015 1:12 PMThe DecidersCorporate board quotas haven’t helped solve gender problems because women still get sidelined when decisions are made.
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Jan. 7 2015 9:00 AM“At This Moment in Time, It’s Not About Me”: When a Spouse’s Career Always Comes First
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Dec. 22 2014 2:00 PMWhen Did Having Kids Become a Luxury?
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Nov. 21 2014 4:30 PMWhat Happened When One Canadian Dad Took a 37-Week Parental Leave? (Nothing Bad.)
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Nov. 13 2014 12:27 PMThe NYT Asks War Photographer Moms How They Do It All. We Asked a Dad.
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Nov. 3 2014 2:12 PMAn Elegy for Delia’s (and Shopping at the Mall in the Mid-1990s)
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Oct. 23 2014 8:51 AMPoker Games and Male Mentors: The Culture of Business in Tech Is Not Great for Women
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Oct. 14 2014 1:03 PMSubsidized Day Care and Paid Parental Leave Can Be Kind of Complicated
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Oct. 6 2014 1:48 PMWhat It's Like to Be a Mom in “a Paradise for Sex Stereotypes”
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March 26 2015 3:30 AMThe Cost of a MiscarriageWomen need more options when dealing with the emotional—and financial—cost of a lost pregnancy.
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March 6 2015 1:31 PMTwo Moody Bitches Discuss Moody Bitches
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Feb. 17 2015 9:00 AMWe Never Wanted Kids. Now We Have Two.
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Feb. 5 2015 12:36 PMThe Vaccine Battle Is Ruining Friendships and Breaking Up Playgroups
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Jan. 20 2015 10:10 PMObama Declares Child Care “a Must Have”
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Jan. 13 2015 1:16 PMIt Is Better to Move for Your Spouse Than Make Your Spouse Move for You
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Jan. 8 2015 9:52 AM“I Was Very, Very Mistaken”: The Reality of Quitting Work to Be a Stay-at-Home Dad
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Dec. 24 2014 9:00 AMThe Year of Truly Awful Celebrity Sex Scandal
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Nov. 26 2014 9:09 AMLeg of Lamb Instead of Turkey for Thanksgiving: One Family’s Tragic Story
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Nov. 18 2014 12:07 PMIt’s Not Your Kids Holding Your Career Back. It’s Your Husband.
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Nov. 7 2014 2:19 PMThe Midterms Were Only Bad for Women If You Have a Very Narrow View of Women
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Oct. 29 2014 1:21 PMThe Parody Twitter Account That Gets 21st-Century Progressive Parenting Pretty Right
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Oct. 15 2014 3:56 PMA New Book Confirms That Male Doctors Have It Really, Really Good
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Oct. 9 2014 10:41 AMNo Nursery, No Formula, No PacifierAre “baby-friendly” hospitals unfriendly to new mothers?
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Sept. 18 2014 11:40 AMWhere Pregnant Women Aren’t Allowed to Work After 36 Weeks

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