Posts for Adoption

Hold

General/Column June 3, 2016

for Kashala Hold him on your back. Hold him the way you were shown: one long piece of cloth, its…

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The Baby We Didn’t Adopt

General/Column November 16, 2015

Memory misbehaves. I remember bits, and my husband remembers other pieces. How can it be we have forgotten anything? Time…

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Abandoned

General/Column November 16, 2015

“Mom, Colombia is filled with drugs and violence,” my thirteen-year old son says matter-of-fact, out of the blue. We are…

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Other Mothers’ Day

General/Column November 16, 2015

Janet left school in early spring starting to look fat Visiting grandma I think she said when she returned next…

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