Posts for Babyhood

Birth Control

Babyhood June 25, 2018

I decided years ago that I was fine with this— shifting between barren and fruitful, ebbing and swelling beneath drapes…

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The Nights are Long

Babyhood June 25, 2018

You are laying in bed on your left side, lower back tight, legs slightly more than perpendicular, one on top…

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There is Beauty in the Newborn Wilderness

Babyhood June 25, 2018

Twice now, in the span of two years, I have traveled to a strange land unlike any I have known…

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February 2006

Babyhood March 4, 2016

I knew your eyes were brown when you were born, puckered fat over the supple bone, blossomed breaths fluttered the…

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