Page Barnes

Page Barnes is a mom, a lawyer, a humorist, and author of the definitive Guide to the Hippie Colleges of America. She writes as 'Your Mom' at

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Why I Broke Up with The Huffington Post To Go Steady with Medium

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Dear Huffington Post, That’s it. I’m over you. I’ll still keep up with you on Facebook, but I’m not going to make an effort to give you my free and completely awesome content anymore.  You’re just not worth it.  Our relationship started off with so much excitement and promise, but now I’m just feeling frustrated and unappreciated. Medium treats me so much better than you do. So I’ve decided to break up with you and go steady with Medium. If you want to talk this over, you know how to reach me. And if you’ve forgotten my contact information, please … Read More

A Newbie’s Guide to Writing for the Huffington Post

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I’ve been getting a lot of questions recently about becoming a contributor to HuffPo, so I decided to write this guide that I hope will help others. A few disclaimers First, I am new to HuffPo. I can only write about my personal experience and what I have gleaned from reading about the experiences of others, so your results may vary. Second, in 2015, HuffPo changed its contributor platform. I’m on the new platform, but I’ve tried to educate myself about the legacy/old platform. There are some important differences between the new platform and the legacy platform.  I’ll explain those … Read More