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96-Degree Rumination

General/Column May 16, 2019

Kenny and I bring Violet home to a 96-degree apartment that has been closed up, sweltering and musty in the…

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Letting Go of Water Birth

General/Column April 28, 2017

I wouldn’t learn till she arrived that my baby was facing the wrong way—sunny side up, they like to say,…

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Collecting Silence

General/Column March 20, 2017

For months I hoarded silence. I filled the well inside me with ice dropping from the freezer, windows slamming shut…

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