Latest from Tracy Grant

Anna Quindlen takes on grandmotherhood

Like much of Quindlen’s work, “Nanaville” casts a keen, unflinching and infectiously humorous eye on the seemingly quotidian demands of daily life.
  • Jun 18, 2019

It’s because of my dad that I love to read. I thought I’d found the best way to thank him.

Things didn’t go entirely according to plan, but that’s okay.
  • May 23, 2019

For hikers, Yosemite National Park rewards originality

Staying outside the valley provides the views, the hikes and the adventure — but few other people.
  • Apr 26, 2019

My girlhood home caught fire. I know what fire destroys. I also know what it can never destroy.

Now, after Notre Dame, I pray others have a miracle like I did.
  • Apr 16, 2019
  • Opinion

Sheryl Sandberg becomes a most unlikely Every Widow

Alongside her wrenching story of loss, the Facebook executive’s book offers strategies for coping.
  • Apr 29, 2017

I was my husband’s caregiver as he was dying of cancer. It was the best seven months of my life.

I was called to be my best self in service to the man I loved.
  • Sep 12, 2016

Discovering the City of Lights — and each other — on a mother-son trip to Paris

A mother feared her son wouldn’t want her as a sightseeing companion. She was wrong.
  • Jan 21, 2016

Dealing with a looming empty nest

Ordinary events remind writer that one stage of motherhood is coming to an end.
  • Apr 16, 2014

Guns are a public health issue; even kids know that

With surgeon general debate, adults run the risk of alienating those they are trying to protect
  • Apr 2, 2014