Posts for son

Regarding a Son Going to College

General/Column April 22, 2019

Though summer is still new, it cooled down overnight so this morning’s dew on the long grass by the barn…

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How to Lose with Grace

General/Column April 22, 2019

Our son joined the middle school cross country running team in seventh grade and never won a race. In most…

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The End of the Hallelujah Chorus

General/Column April 22, 2019

“There she is!” I heard my son’s voice even over the wild din of boisterous kids in the elementary school…

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Heavy Nest

General/Column April 22, 2019

(A response to Carol Ann Duffy’s ‘Empty Nest’) Child of my womb, the house is full of you. You, and…

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