Kristen M. Ploetz

Kristen M. Ploetz is a writer and former attorney living in Massachusetts with her husband and daughter. Her essays have been published (or are forthcoming) with The Hopper, Gravel, The Healing Muse, New York Times Motherlode blog, Literary Mama, the Humanist, and others. Her website is and you can find her on Twitter (@KristenPloetz).

Posts by Kristen M. Ploetz

Tacos & Tolerance

It was nearly dinnertime on one of the last days of summer break. I’d promised my daughter—just ten days shy of turning seven—that we... Read More