Posts for writing

Boxer in Rain

General/Column December 18, 2017

I hesitate. The moment is a gift to myself, a spoonful of hope and a split-second daydream. From my phone,…

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Don’t Spill Anything

General/Column June 19, 2017

Don’t spill anything, I say to her when she interrupts my writing to ask where we keep the cooking oil…

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The Creative Mother

General/Column March 20, 2017

Once upon a time, I created stories. Little People chatted along the bathtub’s rim in carefully-planned pairings, then were swooped…

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In the Margins

The 25th Hour October 27, 2016

I’m eleven, sitting on the front stoop of our split-level with my Mead notebook on my lap, watching the last…

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