Posts for daughter

The Attic

In Mother Words Blog November 29, 2019

My daughter’s childhood lives in my attic, among totes, garbage bags, and boxes, in a trunk, on hangers and hooks….

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Conquering the Jumpsuit

Taking Flight October 21, 2019

You study the models in the photographs on pattern 6702 and picture your eldest daughter sashaying through Central Park in…

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Mothering in the Age of Extra

In Mother Words Blog August 23, 2019

Every day, I wake up to a roller coaster of days, strung along to one another like wagons — each…

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Learning to Hold One’s Breath and Other Uncomfortable Things

General/Column August 19, 2019

The house temperature at 4am. Attempts to keep quiet after stepping hard on the blunt, plastic head of an LOL Surprise…

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