Archives for June 2019

New Year Son

General/Column 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

General/Column 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

General/Column 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

General/Column 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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