Posts for loss

Bodily Histrionics: A Found Poem

Babyhood December 30, 2019

These are the words for hysterectomyThe words for no more childrenThese are the words written on her bodyThese are the…

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The Movement of Grief

Toddlers to Teens December 30, 2019

I have studied the waygrief curls into the base of my throat, opens her sails to tender momentsthat catch gusts…

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Terms of Debridement: Living in Grief

In Mother Words Blog November 15, 2019

“To weep is to make less the depth of grief.”(Henry VI, Part III, Act II, Scene I, Line 85) I have…

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Goodbye Plum

General/Column August 19, 2019

The alien moved within mea twinge of muscle and bonegrown perhapsa millimeter, the size of a plumis what the doctor…

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