Latest from Theresa Vargas
A video that Tyshika Britten posted on YouTube is part confessional, part guidebook. It is titled, ‘Surviving covid-19 in a hotel.’
  • Apr 1, 2020
An argument for why it might not be healthier for us to avoid those worst-case-scenario thoughts.
  • Mar 28, 2020
  • Perspective
Ariane Audet was already documenting the parts of parenthood that aren’t Pinterest-pretty when the coronavirus forced more moms into isolation.
  • Mar 25, 2020
  • Perspective
Because of the coronavirus, three generations hadn’t seen one another in person for weeks before the chance came on a recent afternoon.
  • Mar 21, 2020
  • Perspective
Ivanka Trump isn’t the only one praising educators. Parents throughout the Washington region and country now, suddenly, understand the patience and skills it takes to teach.
  • Mar 18, 2020
  • Perspective
Danielle Gardner’s story shows how far over the edge mental illnesses can yank some people, and what it takes sometimes to pull them back.
  • Mar 14, 2020
  • Perspective
One organization kept its doors open during the riots. It’s not sure it will be able to do the same this time.
  • Mar 11, 2020
  • Perspective
One post advertises a vaccine — none has yet been approved — for $800.
  • Mar 4, 2020
  • Perspective
In the days before she gave a speech at the NIH, the 22-year-old searched for her voice in the one place she didn’t feel different, the Children’s Inn.
  • Feb 29, 2020
  • Perspective
As the city considered whether to extend the shuttle service for children housed in two hotels, it was already funding a shuttle for students in a wealthier neighborhood.
  • Feb 26, 2020