Posts for daughter

Forgotten Flowers

Toddlers to Teens May 22, 2017

Amidst a tangle of weeds and forgotten fall leaves, my daughter discovers a lone lily of the valley. She spots…

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Shuffling Her Way Through the Darkness

Toddlers to Teens May 17, 2017

Plant roots maneuver through soil in much the same way as mothers feel their way around in darkness. If they…

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Practicing

Toddlers to Teens May 14, 2017

My daughter writes her name on coffee tables and living room walls Egg-shaped a follows a fat looped g as…

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First Muse

Toddlers to Teens May 14, 2017

When she’d hand the rope to me she could’ve said, Here, jump on out of my way— I’ve got laundry…

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