Mama By the Bay

Kim Simon is a freelance writer, former crisis counselor, and mother of two young boys.  Her writing on motherhood, survivor advocacy, and politics has been featured on Shondaland, The Rumpus, The Huffington Post, Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, Scary Mommy, Motherwell, MSNLiving, Yes! Magazine, Mamalode, Common Dreams, Kveller, xoJane, and more.

Kim is the co-author of the anthology Mothering Through The Darkness: Women Open Up About The Postpartum Experience, published by SheWrites Press in 2015.

Kim is available for freelance writing projects, speaking engagements, and other writing assignments.  She can be reached at




2 Replies to “About”

  1. do you have facebook I read your post through Love is not abuse and then read some of your Chanukah posts and we are also Jewish and really enjoyed your posts and would love to follow if you have a facebook where you post your blog posts thats how I keep up with almost everything else these days

    1. Thanks so much for your kind reply! I don’t yet have a FaceBook page for this blog, but I always Tweet every post. If you’d like to follow me on Twitter I’m @mamabythebay, or you can click “follow” on the little button on this blog. I just set up a “Subscribe” box on the right sidebar you can have notifications sent to your email or read posts through an RSS feed.
      Let me know if this works…and thanks again for stopping by! It’s great to “meet” you!

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