Archives for April 2019

Mom’s Double Life

Babyhood April 22, 2019

I am split in two. When my son is up and the world is awake, I live my first life;…

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February Day

Babyhood April 22, 2019

My first baby’s face was rosy and round. “Like a doll,” people said. But this wasn’t enough to make my…

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June Cleaver Needs a Break

Toddlers to Teens April 22, 2019

She sits at the kitchen table, apron slung over the back of a chair, and allows herself a sigh. Ward’s…

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At the End of Our Hike

Toddlers to Teens April 22, 2019

I carry a collection of sticks for my son: wand, backup wand, walking stick, horse, blaster, sword. In my head,…

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