Posts for In Mother Words Blog

Fortunately/Unfortunately

In Mother Words Blog October 18, 2019

My baby just left on a class trip for five days to a farm in the Catskills with her teachers…

Read More

Surprised by Light

In Mother Words Blog October 11, 2019

The phone rang at 2 a.m. A surge of fear brought me upright in bed. Get ready–the words flashed in my…

Read More

Growing Pains

In Mother Words Blog September 20, 2019

My son has pockets full of sand. He knows twenty-five ways to fold a paper airplane. At bedtime, he turns…

Read More

Empty Rooms

In Mother Words Blog September 13, 2019

                                              I’m sitting on the floor of my closet on a Tuesday afternoon, crying into the darkness. My back is…

Read More