Posts for growing up

Time Machines

General/Column April 24, 2017

There is a box that resides beneath my bed, a shallow plastic tote home to a hundreds of pictures from…

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The Decommissioning

General/Column October 17, 2016

I make my daughter strip herself from her walls—the track ribbons, keepsakes, photographs with mugging friends, posters, flower crowns. I…

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General/Column August 15, 2016

I’ve tried not to get bound up by the passage of days coiling around the last times that come with…

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The Tides are Turning: A Letter to My 6-Year Old Son

In Mother Words Blog January 4, 2016

Dear 6-year old son, Something is happening, between you and me. The winds are changing. I can feel it—this inevitable,…

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