Posts for child

Chronicle of a Repentant Mother

Toddlers to Teens November 23, 2020

                              –For Gabriel You call me into the playroomwhere you’ve stacked blockson the floor, words tumbling off your tongue as you…

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Vessel

General/Column August 24, 2020

Mother is another name for ​Hold this A hungry fisted babyA red-wrought toddlerA pocket of treasuresthat can’t jump on the trampolineOr…

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Hansel and Gretel

General/Column August 24, 2020

Dead of night, winter chillWe feel the snowflakes land upon our skinLike hot pokers sinking slowly,Steam lifting as the sting…

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Solstice Truant

General/Column June 29, 2020

1 Jasmine weaving itself along the edge of a fence whisperstrellis me your secrets until white petals drop to stones with…

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