Posts for In Mother Words Blog

Some People Run Different

In Mother Words Blog September 6, 2019

Scarlet, mustard, and ochre leaves parachuted above our heads. The sun warmed us enough for my two-year-old to pull off…

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Mothering in the Age of Extra

In Mother Words Blog August 23, 2019

Every day, I wake up to a roller coaster of days, strung along to one another like wagons — each…

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A Quiet Pocket of Space

In Mother Words Blog August 16, 2019

My daughter was three months old when we bought the chair from Babies R Us. My in-laws had given us…

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Where Your Feet Are

In Mother Words Blog April 5, 2019

“You need to learn to be where your feet are, Mom. “  Wisdom beyond his seventeen years spilled from my…

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