Posts for empty nest

Flight

Toddlers to Teens August 11, 2017

It was lopsided, struggling in the mulch, and we squinted at the tiny creature lurching under our backyard birdfeeder. “Its…

Read More

Designing for Mid-Life

General/Column April 17, 2017

It was time to say goodbye to my older daughter after moving her into her freshman dorm room at college….

Read More

Vessel of Ache

General/Column April 17, 2017

She carries herself well. She is a vessel. She is loneliness. Neither can be picked up and carried away unless…

Read More

Grown Children

General/Column August 15, 2016

Like an eyelash curled between my fingertips, those pastel stroller days slipped away. Pinked sky rippled into autumn toddles, and…

Read More