Posts for daughters

Outside their room, there are bullets with everyone’s names

General/Column May 16, 2016

Every night, I fill my daughters with dreams. Their world is made of ice-cream pants, chewing gum shoes, chocolate dresses,…

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Today I Made the Decision to Forgive Someone

In Mother Words Blog March 28, 2016

Today I made the decision to forgive someone. Not my mother–I forgave her long ago. Not my father–there was never…

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Creation

General/Column November 16, 2015

I keep working my bare feet up this cliff of purple light, crimping fingers on gestating stars, topping roofs, crossing…

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