Posts for career

Working Mother Sonnet

General/Column August 19, 2019

Laptop on counter, working where she stood.Afraid of drowning in nothingness and fear.Writing between the margins of motherhood,is to breathe…

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We’re Working, Right?

General/Column December 15, 2017

“Reeve better not bother us because we are so, so, so busy, right Mommy? We’re working.” It’s 7pm on a…

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Bring Your Baby to Work

General/Column February 13, 2017

I hold these memories in trust for you. Memories you helped create, before there was film in your mental camera—before…

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The Five Stages of Grief When Your Child Calls the Babysitter Mom

General/Column October 17, 2016

Full-time work was my only option after our daughter was born. We savored ten weeks of unpaid bonding before I…

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