Posts for Babyhood

Postpartum

Babyhood March 20, 2017

Right now, food is the answer and coffee is the answer and trying to wean myself off of coffee is…

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Collecting Silence

Babyhood March 20, 2017

For months I hoarded silence. I filled the well inside me with ice dropping from the freezer, windows slamming shut…

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Maternity Leave

Babyhood March 20, 2017

My husband brings the baby and a kiss to where I lie in milk-wet sheets, ripe as a pomegranate, slick…

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Second Time Around

Babyhood March 20, 2017

The past is a book left out in the rain: ink blurs, pages fuse together. –Eric Pankey When we were…

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