Posts for mothering

Kneeling in Water Drops

General/Column October 23, 2015

at the bath’s edge, a need for sleep slurring in me. My son maneuvers my old mermaids, decides their plastic…

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Vacuuming the Car

General/Column April 22, 2015

I pulled into the car wash, past the wet bays, straight to the coin op vacuum station. Three round stainless…

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Crayons and a One Year Old

General/Column April 22, 2015

I think it every time I see you with paper and crayon in hand As you snap a section of…

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How They Will Grow

General/Column March 23, 2015

I know a man who never waters his garden. Every spring, he plants an array of seeds in richly fertilized…

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