Posts for pregnancy

Making Peace with Sponge Bob

In Mother Words Blog January 11, 2016

The high school girls gathered around, leaning over where I lay, naked to the waist, on the hospital bed. The…

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In Mother Words Blog October 5, 2015

  A while ago, a friend and colleague received some devastating news. She and her husband were expecting their second…

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Ophelia, Holden and Me

In Mother Words Blog July 13, 2015

I was a month into my final internship for a Master’s of Social Work, barely seven weeks pregnant with our…

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General/Column April 22, 2015

Our son was only a year old when you told him, “divorce is the worst thing that could happen to…

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