Posts for Taking Flight

The Big Green Chair

Taking Flight November 2, 2018

Into the big green chair in our bedroom, I would climb each morning, pulling one leg up under me while…

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Mothering Mom

Taking Flight October 18, 2018

I had no idea what I was up against moving an 88-year-old woman with dementia from Pennsylvania to New Jersey….

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Separate, Not Separate

Taking Flight September 14, 2018

We stayed up all night. Not uncommon for either of us, but uncommon to do it together these days. Now,…

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Like a Sweater in the Wash

Taking Flight January 18, 2016

Mother woke me up to tell me. Her fifty something voice, trembly as a five year old admitting soiled panties….

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