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Marie Isom

Marie Isom is a freelance writer.

Grandpa shooting toy gun at grandson who’s trying to dodge the foam dart, with the phrase ‘Enter Your Grandchild’s World’

Enter Your Grandchild’s World

Learn how to stay connected with your grandkids as they grow — whether they live across the street or around the world

Mom trying to comfort her upset teen daughter

Talking to Kids About Mass Violence

We can’t shield our kids from hearing about mass shootings and violence against innocents. But how should you talk to them?

Helping Teens Caught in Mass Violence

Consider ways to come alongside kids who have faced a life-threatening situation that stems from the misguided actions of another person.