Posts for empty nest

After the Children

Taking Flight February 24, 2020

It’s really much easier now—all you have to do is stay steady, you said as we rode on a chairlift…

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Empty Rooms

In Mother Words Blog September 13, 2019

                                              I’m sitting on the floor of my closet on a Tuesday afternoon, crying into the darkness. My back is…

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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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