Posts for daughter

When No One Looked

General/Column March 21, 2016

Once when no one was looking, I slipped my hand into the pocket of your jacket left behind, so I…

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Sleeping Through the Night

General/Column March 11, 2016

At eight weeks, I pulled you from evening breast, translucent trickle lingering near your soft-petal mouth, head lolling at my…

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The Fairy House

In Mother Words Blog March 7, 2016

Boys cannot be trusted or at least that’s a truth by which my four-year-old daughter has lived. She believed that…

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I Knew This Was Inevitable

General/Column January 18, 2016

As much as I knew this was inevitable, I still was unprepared when it happened. Last summer my youngest daughter,…

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