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Babyhood September 18, 2017

It was the only voice I’d ever heard tiny hiccups of sound, the first note followed by a vibrato of…

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Vigil

Babyhood September 18, 2017

I hold my breath until I see his, reassurance in the rhythm, peace in the pattern, my pulse steadied by…

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Words To My Baby

Babyhood September 1, 2017

A few months ago at a supermarket, with a snowstorm on the way, I realized what is so terrifying about…

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February 2006

Babyhood March 4, 2016

I knew your eyes were brown when you were born, puckered fat over the supple bone, blossomed breaths fluttered the…

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