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Soldier Son

General/Column November 11, 2015

Up before dawn, the house alive as our younger sons dance around him. In pantomimed battle, the thunder of their…

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General/Column October 26, 2015

I stood at the bathroom sink with a red plastic cup full of water pressed up against my right ear….

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At Fourteen, He Rages Red Ash

General/Column October 2, 2015

splatters my collarbone arms, cheeks. Blooming like freckles, his anger rests heavy. A body clothed, plunged into water down coat…

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The Golden Days Are Numbered

General/Column September 21, 2015

The golden days are numbered I fear the end of this. The sun shines its way through the seeds of…

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