Posts for In Mother Words Blog

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…

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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…

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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…

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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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