The good folks at BlogHer asked to republish my post Letting My Tween Be Selfish, Just a Little Bit Longer as a response to a wrenching anonymous letter from the Afghan Women's Writing Project: I Am For Sale, Who Will Buy Me?
What do you think? Should we protect our children from the world's harsher realities? Or does it do them good to know how fortunate they are by comparison? Go on over to BlogHer and join the discussion.