Posts for Babyhood

A Baby in December

Babyhood December 29, 2017

Leaves of sienna and pumpkin and chardonnay hues lay on the ground, leaving the elm and poplar and maple trees…

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An Unexpected Gift

Babyhood December 18, 2017

“Crazy, right?” whispered the mother standing next to me in “Nursery A,” the room in the NICU for the smallest…

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Conception

Babyhood December 18, 2017

You left behind a piece of you that fused with a piece of me split and split and split again…

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Rachel’s Lament

Babyhood December 18, 2017

“A voice was heard in Ramah, weeping and loud lamentation, Rachel weeping for her children.” (Matthew 2:18) Morning came early…

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