Posts for Taking Flight

Never Truly Empty

Taking Flight June 29, 2020

It usually starts with a feather or a flutter of wings. Maybe a bit of bird dung on the welcome…

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The Handkerchief

Taking Flight June 29, 2020

In her room, my mother has a small vanity. A large round mirror hangs above and attaches to the vanity;…

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The Cartwheel Dance

Taking Flight June 29, 2020

I had no idea if four-year-olds could do cartwheels, but my daughter, Nina, had been working on it all morning…

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Who Took My Joy? A Review/Reflection on Why We Can’t Sleep by Ada Calhoun

Taking Flight June 29, 2020

Today is a snow day. This means two things: Our farm is blanketed in a beautiful and serene layer of…

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