Posts for pregnancy

Lactation Frustration

General/Column January 6, 2017

Within minutes of birth, my daughter latches onto my breast. A jolt of pain shoots straight into my soul shocking…

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Giving Her Son the World

General/Column October 20, 2016

What started as a layer of sheer tissue spindled around each rib grew its own heart. The doctor said she…

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A Pregnancy Primer

General/Column October 17, 2016

A         Apprehension, an arch I walk through on finally becoming pregnant, into an arena gauzy with ever-present doubt and wonder….

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When I Kidnapped You

General/Column October 6, 2016

You were pastel Before your skin slid through my closed palms I wrapped you in a sunflower-tinged towel In the…

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