Paula M. Fitzgibbons

Paula M. Fitzgibbons is a former Lutheran pastor, who is now an educator and writer. She has been featured on Scary Mommy and has had her work written about in the Washington Post. You can read more about her many passions, including adoption reform, parenting, education, and social justice at Mommy Means It! You can also find her on Facebook , Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.

If I could eradicate one societal ill, it would be bigotry.

When I’m alone, I like to act out musicals while I pretend to clean and try to write.

The three women, dead or alive, I most want to see square off on Jeopardy are Janelle Monae, Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Paula's articles



The Day My Father Shot My Mother

Paula M. Fitzgibbons

My heart was the only part of me brave enough to move.