Posts for infant


General/Column April 18, 2016

In the dark silence of the winter’s night Still, in the rocking chair In that pause outside of time Before…

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Night Feeding

General/Column April 7, 2016

When I release her again, gently, to her crib and the solitary darkness of her separate room, I pray over…

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The Ultrasound

General/Column December 21, 2015

Like an astronomer discovering a galaxy, I study the pattern spiraling in your body, celestial and mysterious. Trembling at the…

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The Things I Learned About Myself During My Baby’s First Year On The Planet

In Mother Words Blog October 12, 2015

My first child turned one a few weeks ago (cue racking sobs and blubbering about my baby!), and in that…

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