Posts for writing

From This Body–Music

Toddlers to Teens August 24, 2020

O my people—they loved words. Misunderstood bible verses, nursery rhymes, and misquoted lines of Shakespeare. There’s nothing like the early…

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A Cry So Big It Must Part the Clouds

General/Column April 20, 2020

The little one’s cries rise up like a smoke signal, a strobe light, an SOS balloon blotting out the sky….

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Persistence

In Mother Words Blog December 27, 2019

I walk through the damp grass, Charlotte and Isaac’s backs to me as their legs and arms pump through the…

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Not Lost

General/Column August 13, 2018

In response to “On Children” by Khalil Gibral I’m afraid that becoming a mom has made me a boring poet….

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