Posts for pregnancy

Book of Lasts

Babyhood June 17, 2019

In my girls’ baby books, I dutifully filled in all of the exact dates I could remember for their “firsts”—…

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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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February Day

General/Column April 22, 2019

My first baby’s face was rosy and round. “Like a doll,” people said. But this wasn’t enough to make my…

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An Open Vessel

General/Column February 18, 2019

“Growing up in an Italian family, we used our body to convey a message.” – Sebastian Maniscalco It started with…

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