Archives for November 2017

For Moms of Boys with Long Hair

Toddlers to Teens November 20, 2017

His hair. He’s twenty-two now, but I think about his hair, how it blew gently upwards in the wind, how…

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Tale of the Chicken

Toddlers to Teens November 20, 2017

My children’s lives are neatly cut in two: English at home, Japanese at school. They never comment on it, in…

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Judo Match

Toddlers to Teens November 20, 2017

My sons are almost evenly matched: one bigger and stronger, the other more agile. The older throws the younger and…

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Motherhood: Autism

Toddlers to Teens November 20, 2017

Autist, owl-child winged son, meant to soar the moonless night I feed you knowledge that you swallow whole, disgorge the…

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