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While My Daughter Canoes With Her Dad and I’m on Shore

Taking Flight August 24, 2020

The day our 30-something daughter tells us thatshe can’t think of enough good reasons to choosemotherhood,  I don’t draw her attention…

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Role Play

General/Column June 29, 2020

I sit in the audience and watch my daughter role-play. She plays the mother:             Are you okay?   she asks the woman…

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The Cartwheel Dance

General/Column June 29, 2020

I had no idea if four-year-olds could do cartwheels, but my daughter, Nina, had been working on it all morning…

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Wendy and Her Shadow

In Mother Words Blog May 8, 2020

            My shadow has a mind of her own. She’s small—only waist-high. And quite noisy for a shadow.             My shadow has…

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