Archives for November 2020

Three Minutes

Babyhood November 23, 2020

I always kept people waiting. “Who cares if I’m three minutes late,” I would say, defensive, and secretly ashamed of the stubborn…

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Ode to Dried Paint on the Kitchen Table

Toddlers to Teens November 23, 2020

My daughter paints her body redand green and every color of the two,and paints the pool, the naked baby, Buzz, the…

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Two Moccasins Tied Together

Babyhood November 23, 2020

Lakeside Chautauqua, Ohio The first time I heard your cryoutside, I was struck by itssmallness: how it hardly  seemed to…

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Nine Months of Thanksgiving Weekend

Taking Flight November 23, 2020

Our two sons, one in graduate school, the other in college, have been home with us for a few months.  At…

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