Posts for Baby

Lullaby

Babyhood February 24, 2020

You can put a baby in a crib, but you can’t make him sleep. You can put him in his…

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The Distance Between Fear and Hope

Babyhood February 24, 2020

My hands grip the wheel tight as we drive on Herndon Ave. “Come on, come on, come on,” I say to the…

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Three Month Checkup

In Mother Words Blog January 10, 2020

I dreaded opening the door and stepping inside, but once I entered the small space lined with draping cloth, I…

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The Swaddling Sea

General/Column 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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