Posts for daughter

Stop Telling Me To Cut My Toddler’s Hair

General/Column February 15, 2019

Some babies are born with full heads of hair, but not mine. My daughter entered the world with whispers of…

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Time to Paint

In Mother Words Blog February 8, 2019

Two days before my youngest daughter was set to go off to college, we painted her room.  I went in…

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Non-Canonical Poem About My Daughter’s Feet: Part I

General/Column December 17, 2018

They are as pale as a lip of bone, despite the dirt they converse with. Narrow as an isthmus of…

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My Daughter’s Second Day of High School: Cancer Version

General/Column December 17, 2018

Yesterday we bickered over the crumpled parent letter in her backpack which has become an oversized shell, filled with found…

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