Posts for Mother

Mother-Poet’s Morning

General/Column December 19, 2016

In a still-quiet house, I open my eyes and wish for one thing: a wrought iron staircase. And if I…

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Autumn Garden

General/Column November 11, 2016

After the morning tantrums come yogurt and blueberries and endless chatter as we watch the caterpillars fat and slow, striped…

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Motherless Daughter

General/Column June 17, 2016

Keeper of the eyes of gratitude, daughter of the soft light of the late spring sun, oracle of the buried…

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Home Movies

General/Column May 10, 2016

I slide the homemade DVD into the player. My sister labeled it “Holidays 1992” in black Sharpie. Mom’s face appears…

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