Posts for Newborn


General/Column February 5, 2018

of dark air—the starlings   under thunderheads   tumbling as one the flock chasing storms—this dark is not a doom     this dark…

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Newborn Cries

General/Column June 27, 2016

A stranger’s passing comment kept pulling me back to the person I used to be. It would materialize in my…

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Making Room for Two

In Mother Words Blog March 9, 2016

I cried when I learned I was pregnant again. I was barely hanging on caring for my nineteen-month-old daughter. How…

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First Born

General/Column January 22, 2016

I lay in the bed beside you, That grave face, Those clear eyes. We were refugees together, From the sleeping…

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