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An Extra and Ordinary Wednesday

In Mother Words Blog March 20, 2020

“Mama! I peed in my bed!” my three-year-old yells as he slams his bedroom door shut behind him. I check…

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Remembering the Beginnings

In Mother Words Blog February 14, 2020

Last spring in a Chinese restaurant, I watched, transfixed, as a young couple passed their baby back and forth and…

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Gather and Give

In Mother Words Blog February 7, 2020

My parents owned a little corner store. An ice cream store nestled in a quiet blue collar neighbourhood along a…

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In Sickness and Solidarity

In Mother Words Blog January 31, 2020

My aching spine tenses for a moment at the angry car horn. I’ve dragged my painful, sloppy jumble of bones,…

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