Posts for children

promised land

General/Column April 22, 2019

There is a garden of children around me, little tulip mouths and soft dirt-covered stems they flutter at my feet,…

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Bubbles

General/Column April 22, 2019

In parks and gardens on summer afternoons, days light in breeze and bright of sunshine, someone is blowing soap bubbles…

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Sticks

General/Column February 18, 2019

Somewhere hidden among your chromosomes is a small but insistent gene that says, “Find a stick. Carry the stick. Hit…

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Blue Willow

General/Column April 9, 2018

I place the child-sized Blue Willow tea set on a low shelf in the dining room because that’s what a…

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