Posts for childbirth

The Suffix to Giving Birth

General/Column June 17, 2019

is a skeleton that bickers as sand in every hinge of a house, a bladder that whispers in my underwear…

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New Year Son

General/Column June 17, 2019

The year started off with rain, or was that just the old one dying? He said he’d spend the night…

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Mother’s Guilt

General/Column June 17, 2019

In early September I delivered a nine pound baby and the afterbirth was mother’s guilt As soon as the nurse…

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February Day

General/Column April 22, 2019

My first baby’s face was rosy and round. “Like a doll,” people said. But this wasn’t enough to make my…

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