Posts for empty nest

Memo to My Children

General/Column June 17, 2019

They are different now, they are daylight after the evening moon falls out of my hand and rolls beyond the…

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Empty Nester

General/Column June 17, 2019

How do you ask your sons to come home— when they no longer need you to rock them to sleep….

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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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The Big Green Chair

General/Column November 2, 2018

Into the big green chair in our bedroom, I would climb each morning, pulling one leg up under me while…

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