Posts for grandmother

Fierce

General/Column December 30, 2015

Today I saw my daughter work her way up your chair as you were working the Sunday puzzle. She climbed…

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Shema

General/Column December 28, 2015

I started saying the Shema prayer at bedtime with my daughter Ariella when she was four years old. “Listen, O…

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Make a Well With Your Hand

General/Column December 21, 2015

Her calendar no longer measures time the way it used to—it is the one handhold she has—an anchor to her…

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Nomad’s Song

General/Column December 21, 2015

Write me a poem, grandma about beetles crawling on topsoil about monkeys swinging on lianas about jaguars capturing peccaries about…

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