Posts for daughter

Don’t Spill Anything

General/Column June 19, 2017

Don’t spill anything, I say to her when she interrupts my writing to ask where we keep the cooking oil…

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Forgotten Flowers

General/Column 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

General/Column 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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General/Column 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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