Posts for Taking Flight

Finding My Voice

Taking Flight February 20, 2017

I weep as a mother not only for the future of my children, but for all the mothers who will…

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Nesting

Taking Flight February 20, 2017

If I were born a boy, my father always told me, they would have called me Robin. When I was…

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You’re Never Too Old To Want Your Mother

Taking Flight February 6, 2017

“Ouch,” my daughter complains as I run the brush through her hair. “That hurts,” she tells me each time the…

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Like a Sweater in the Wash

Taking Flight January 18, 2016

Mother woke me up to tell me. Her fifty something voice, trembly as a five year old admitting soiled panties….

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