Jordan E. Rosenfeld is a work-at-home, California-based mom to one passionate first-grade boy and two unruly cats. She's also author of two novels and four writing guides, most recently, A Writer's Guide to Persistence. Her articles and essays have appeared widely in publications such as AlterNet, Brain,Child, Mommyish, the New York Times and the Washington Post. She has a big mouth, but good intentions, and muses about parenting, writing and other obsessions. Check her out on Twitter @JordanRosenfeld or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JordanERosenfeld
What was your favorite childhood toy?
"Dancerina"—you pressed her crown and she spun on dainty tiptoe (perhaps my own lack of grace & agility are what drew me to her).