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First Days

In Mother Words Blog May 9, 2016

They handed you to me, a stranger to everyone but yourself. You had no say. Who is this imposter, you…

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Bodyguards

General/Column April 18, 2016

In the dark silence of the winter’s night Still, in the rocking chair In that pause outside of time Before…

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Night Feeding

General/Column April 7, 2016

When I release her again, gently, to her crib and the solitary darkness of her separate room, I pray over…

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The Ultrasound

General/Column December 21, 2015

Like an astronomer discovering a galaxy, I study the pattern spiraling in your body, celestial and mysterious. Trembling at the…

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