Posts for General/Column

Soldier Son

General/Column November 11, 2015

Up before dawn, the house alive as our younger sons dance around him. In pantomimed battle, the thunder of their…

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A Tale of Two Premies

General/Column November 9, 2015

It is impossible not to compare my twins. They are fraternal—I can’t even look at them without confronting their differences….

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Rapunzel

General/Column November 6, 2015

It used to be that you and I were about Goodnight Moon and Peter Rabbit First I would read and…

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Break

General/Column November 6, 2015

It’s the leaving that’s so hard, not the being away. I do not cry over picked-up floors or tight-made beds…

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