Posts for Motherhood

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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September

Toddlers to Teens September 18, 2017

The yoga instructor says, Tense your muscles tight, So we clench inward as still as stones mortared into walls, then…

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My Daughters Will Never Know

Toddlers to Teens September 18, 2017

the joys of home economics, the room full of do-gooders, helpers, sewers, piecing together pillow cases and aprons; smiling with…

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My Baby starts Kindergarten on Total Solar Eclipse

Toddlers to Teens September 18, 2017

Five years, I tried to catch a star with a butterfly net At seven fifty a.m., she waves goodbye I…

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