Posts for parenting

What Your Name Means

General/Column August 21, 2017

I hear you call for me in the song of the swallows or the wind threading through branches. Momma in…

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Purple Orchid

General/Column August 21, 2017

He traces the lavender flower on the edge of her outer calf sometimes he only touches half— first petal arrived…

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Hanging Out with the Girl Next Door

General/Column August 21, 2017

1. Side by side, year after year, little interactions— boarding the same yellow school bus, chaperoning zoo field trips, sculpting…

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Lost and Found

General/Column August 21, 2017

My youngest son wants to be an astrobiologist. He’s ten. Thrills to discoveries of water on Mars and other heavenly…

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