Posts for infant

Blue Heat

Babyhood August 19, 2019

We knew you’d be electric. The air was pregnant with pause. We rocked and waited, sweating through the summer,  thought the thunder…

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A Quiet Pocket of Space

In Mother Words Blog August 16, 2019

My daughter was three months old when we bought the chair from Babies R Us. My in-laws had given us…

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General/Column June 17, 2019

baby wakes at midnight pulls down threads of milk across the valley floor a train’s grate against tracks the scrape…

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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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