Posts for childbirth

Good as New

General/Column August 13, 2018

there was little sign of wear and tear   only on my perineum after the cutting                     [episiotomies were normal then] my…

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I Cannot Hear of Bees

General/Column August 13, 2018

I cannot hear of bees, bombs dropping like driving rain that will drown, rocks that will cry out, one in…

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Star / Sun / Snow

General/Column August 13, 2018

I.  Star You were the second. Small in the womb, we kept you alive with whispers and songs, nights spent…

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Birth Control

General/Column June 25, 2018

I decided years ago that I was fine with this— shifting between barren and fruitful, ebbing and swelling beneath drapes…

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