Posts for In Mother Words Blog

The Sky

In Mother Words Blog September 14, 2015

We stepped outside, the grocery store’s glass doors parting to a stage of early spring after a harsh Minnesota winter….

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Zombie Mommy

In Mother Words Blog September 9, 2015

The clothes pile around me. The dishes pile up in the sink, and I’m pulling bits of malt-o-meal from my…

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The Call of Motherhood

In Mother Words Blog August 31, 2015

Mommy, mommy? I hear them, but pretend not to. They are shameless with their incessant demands. I’m hungry! Wipe me!…

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Twenty-Seven Dollars’ Worth of Ice Cream

In Mother Words Blog August 24, 2015

Driving to Rhode Island for vacation, I nearly get sideswiped when I begin to switch lanes. My younger daughter is…

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