Archives for June 2019

New Year Son

Babyhood June 17, 2019

The year started off with rain, or was that just the old one dying? He said he’d spend the night…

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Mother’s Guilt

Babyhood June 17, 2019

In early September I delivered a nine pound baby and the afterbirth was mother’s guilt As soon as the nurse…

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Memo to My Children

Taking Flight June 17, 2019

They are different now, they are daylight after the evening moon falls out of my hand and rolls beyond the…

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Book of Lasts

Babyhood June 17, 2019

In my girls’ baby books, I dutifully filled in all of the exact dates I could remember for their “firsts”—…

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