Posts for pregnancy

Six days of waiting

General/Column December 18, 2017

The floors were mopped, the freezer stocked with frozen prepped meals to make the postpartum period easier. I soaked menstrual…

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Snails

General/Column November 20, 2017

  – For LPR and CB The girl with cancer sleeps. Meanwhile, four blocks away, at eight weeks pregnant, I…

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Healing

General/Column October 20, 2017

“Ouch, Mama. I hurt. Kiss it?” My thoughts are interrupted by glassy tearful eyes and pouting lips. For the past…

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Women’s Work

General/Column May 14, 2017

Blank tapestry, waiting to be embroidered. A barren landscape, grey and cotton, devoid of all flowers, wishing to be seeded…

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