Posts for nursing

A Quiet Pocket of Space

In Mother Words Blog August 16, 2019

My daughter was three months old when we bought the chair from Babies R Us. My in-laws had given us…

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96-Degree Rumination

General/Column May 16, 2019

Kenny and I bring Violet home to a 96-degree apartment that has been closed up, sweltering and musty in the…

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Martyr No More

General/Column February 20, 2017

My body is a battleground. I am both sovereign nation, sending out my little settlers into the unknown world, and…

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Lactation Clinic

In Mother Words Blog July 18, 2016

On the third floor of the hospital, we arrive – some of us, awkwardly, with over-packed strollers, diapers and formula…

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