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Babyhood September 18, 2017

It was the only voice I’d ever heard tiny hiccups of sound, the first note followed by a vibrato of…

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Vigil

Babyhood September 18, 2017

I hold my breath until I see his, reassurance in the rhythm, peace in the pattern, my pulse steadied by…

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Wild and Weightless

General/Column August 21, 2017

My mom, who loves to garden, had three of her babies in the heat of the summer. The months of…

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Purple Orchid

General/Column August 21, 2017

He traces the lavender flower on the edge of her outer calf sometimes he only touches half— first petal arrived…

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