Posts for son

On Being Excluded

In Mother Words Blog May 15, 2020

When I was a senior in high school, all the cool girls (which at the time felt like the entire…

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Dolly Parton, Signs, and the College Tour

In Mother Words Blog April 24, 2020

As I listened to a guitar solo from the hypnotic opening measures of Dolly Parton’s “Jolene,” the podcast narrator unfurled…

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Instructions

General/Column April 20, 2020

Son, when I die, bury me in a beautiful place. But save the flowers.Save them for the romance, or the…

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After My Son’s Autism Diagnosis

General/Column April 20, 2020

You set a cup of tea in front of me,like a solution, the sound of soft snoring coming through the…

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