Posts for General/Column

Birth Control

General/Column 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

General/Column 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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After Delivery

General/Column June 25, 2018

Dead spring, we march (she and I) on suburban sidewalks. She strollered asleep; my stitches still healing. We pass snow-damaged…

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What Hands Cannot Mend

General/Column June 25, 2018

He brings me fistfuls of broken things: tiny cars with wheels jammed awkwardly into hubcaps, pieces of tumbled Duplo towers, books…

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