Posts for General/Column

Stickiness of Motherhood

General/Column January 30, 2017

It’s a frozen January morning. The air is so frigid it makes my eyes tear, and I take shallow breaths…

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Cradling My Connections

General/Column January 23, 2017

Crammed in the back seat of my mother-in-law’s Dodge Omni on a February morning, I held hope as she rushed…

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Uncovered Beauty

General/Column January 23, 2017

Though jewelry is part of my typical attire at home—platinum, silver, seed beads, pearls—today I am dusty and drab, devoid…

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Powder

General/Column January 23, 2017

The kindest thing anyone ever did was powder my breasts. I don’t remember her face or how she moved, or…

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