Posts for Taking Flight

He Had a Few Words

Taking Flight February 24, 2020

you wake up and are no longer autistic you stand in front of the mirrorand find a grown manalmost 30…

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The Gift in My Mother’s Letting Go

Taking Flight February 24, 2020

My mom was sixty-five years old when she was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer. I was twenty eight at the time,…

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Conquering the Jumpsuit

Taking Flight October 21, 2019

You study the models in the photographs on pattern 6702 and picture your eldest daughter sashaying through Central Park in…

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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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