Archives for June 2019

On Leaving My Child With A Fully Capable, Perfectly Lovely Professional Childcare Provider

Toddlers to Teens June 17, 2019

I leave my child with a stranger and deny what my heart wants to shout. My hands shake as they…

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Collecting the Halcyon Days

Toddlers to Teens June 17, 2019

“Stones in the road? I save every single one. One day I’ll build a castle.” – Fernano Pessoa   I’m…

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Jabberwocky’s Mom

Toddlers to Teens June 17, 2019

(a response to “Jabberwocky” by Lewis Carroll)   ‘Twas brillig, till the Jabberwock Did finish worthing in the wabe And…

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Dust and Water

Toddlers to Teens June 17, 2019

Once, I ran headlong into the waves and let their salty sheets enfold my body, drench clothes and shoes newly…

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