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Karen Scalf Bouchard

Karen Bouchard is an award-winning freelance writer and editor who lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

A caricaturcaricature by Jonny Hawkins of himself and his wife, Carissa; cartooning together

Jonny and Carissa: Living One Panel at a Time

How Jonny and Carissa Hawkins create a thriving marriage on a cartoonist’s income

Couple separated by a wall, sitting and facing in opposite directions, suggesting a troubled relationship

Feeling Trapped?

If you’re in a chronically unhappy marriage, you may feel trapped and hopeless. But transformational options exist for those in a stressful marriage.