Posts for General/Column

What You Give Up

General/Column November 16, 2015

I can’t leave her That’s what I said For years Us two here, the other two over there With their…

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I, Too

General/Column November 13, 2015

he leaps from the tree like a newborn just birthed and delivered into my arms, my baby boy who draws…

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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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