Posts for twins

When I Tell Strangers I Have Twins

Babyhood August 24, 2020

They sigh, shake their heads, say, “I don’t think I could do it.” I wonder which one they’d sell, as though twins …

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The Monkey Puzzle

General/Column December 17, 2018

It’s our secret, I tell them. I love you both, but I just would have preferred you at different times. It’s…

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Uncertain Patience

General/Column March 31, 2017

“May I help you?” “Yes. I’m here for a blood test.” She aimlessly rifled through a stack of papers until…

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Cradling My Connections

General/Column January 23, 2017

Crammed in the back seat of my mother-in-law’s Dodge Omni on a February morning, I held hope as she rushed…

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