Posts for Motherhood

Fingernails

Toddlers to Teens August 19, 2019

When I was youngI bemoaned ever having long nailsand I bit them and chewed themand picked them through the stressof…

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Abdomen

Babyhood August 19, 2019

My abdomen used to be perfectan expanse of skin marred by nothingbut the cup of my navellike a goblet in…

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Push Me!

Toddlers to Teens August 19, 2019

“You responded to my text:it is time tho.” ~Eric Roller You graduated preschool yesterday. Today is the first day of…

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This is you now

Toddlers to Teens August 19, 2019

You wear adolescence like armour:hair just so,training-wheel moustache tickling your lip—curled in perpetual distain—impossibly long limbs andclothes giving the illusion…

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