Posts for childhood

Halmies and Perns

Toddlers to Teens December 30, 2019

“Halmies n’ perns,” she said. The constant patois can be difficult to understand unless you happen to be a linguistic…

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Mother and Child in a Hammock

General/Column October 21, 2019

We had a hammock in the backyard in the small old house where we used to live on Fern Street…

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Planting Milkweed

General/Column August 2, 2019

Pure white angel hair tuftsfountain from brown seed heads I reach into the paper bag of soft silkpull out handfuls…

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In My Brain Book

General/Column April 22, 2019

I used to think it was unfair Oliver got to miss school to go to America. And that he skipped…

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