Posts for Mother

Pencils

General/Column June 15, 2015

My mother was the only person I’ve ever known who used a pencil down to its end. Even now, 10…

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Verge

General/Column June 15, 2015

My son sorts through grade school papers, dangling remains of science projects, eighteen years of collectibles. Picks up old toys…

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Stage Mother

General/Column May 11, 2015

Her limbs are penciled lines on translucent paper. They lift and fall like grasshopper wings. She bows her arms like…

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Hide and Seek

General/Column May 11, 2015

She knew how to hide from me, but she was too young to realize I could hear her even though…

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