Posts for pregnancy

Not Pregnant, Fat

In Mother Words Blog May 18, 2018

I’m not pregnant. I’m fat. I remember so clearly the way my mom talked about pregnancy. My sister who died….

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Arturo, Please Come

Babyhood April 9, 2018

The days just before birth are spent pushing minutes around the clock. We busy ourselves with chores, knowing the work…

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Chimera

Babyhood April 9, 2018

Together we mixed the mud of creativity. We gave of our cells some from you and some from me –…

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His Birth

Babyhood April 9, 2018

Why was it hard being pushed out from between your legs? My kindergarten son has been reflecting on his birth….

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