Posts for Toddlers to Teens

The Swaddling Sea

Toddlers to Teens December 30, 2019

I swam in the Gulf of Thailand with you. I held you, small as a kumquat, in my own dark,…

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Inflatable Wonderland

Toddlers to Teens December 30, 2019

There’s a box to my leftthat looks like pool noodlesand cage fighting made a baby—it’s the box where my children…

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I Don’t Want to Write Any More Poems

Toddlers to Teens December 30, 2019

Because they don’t do the important things,the things Life depends on, like cooking dinner or emptying the dishwasher. They won’t foldclothes…

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The Movement of Grief

Toddlers to Teens December 30, 2019

I have studied the waygrief curls into the base of my throat, opens her sails to tender momentsthat catch gusts…

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