Archives for March 2016

Making Room for Two

In Mother Words Blog March 9, 2016

I cried when I learned I was pregnant again. I was barely hanging on caring for my nineteen-month-old daughter. How…

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The Fairy House

In Mother Words Blog March 7, 2016

Boys cannot be trusted or at least that’s a truth by which my four-year-old daughter has lived. She believed that…

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February 2006

Babyhood March 4, 2016

I knew your eyes were brown when you were born, puckered fat over the supple bone, blossomed breaths fluttered the…

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How Eight Months of Rejection Taught Me to Call Myself a Poet

The 25th Hour March 3, 2016

If you asked me today what three words most encapsulated my being, I would not hesitate to tell you “wife,…

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