Author Archives: Dana Keller


Dana Keller

Dana is in the midst of parenting her two teenage sons. She and her husband, Jim, moved their family from Seattle to Scottsdale about five years ago. After almost 20 years of writing training programs, Dana is exploring other avenues of writing and public speaking.

Yes, My Kids Always Get Sent to the Principal’s Office

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I’ve lost sleep for many nights now, waking up in the middle of the night, worried about the future of my teenage sons. Over the years, they have both had challenges with school, sometimes alternately, sometimes simultaneously, adding numerous grey hairs under my “natural” brown hair. After the 16-year-old leaves for school and I drop […]

An Open Letter to My Sons

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Photo: gardnose/stock.xchng To my sons (and young people everywhere who want to change the world): There is no "right" way. Especially right now. I can see it in your eyes: a fire, really a spark right now, burning, waiting for some oxygen to really fuel it. You feel stifled, restrained by the system and structures […]