Posts for writing

Flying Free in the 25th Hour

The 25th Hour June 16, 2016

We watched as the butterflies ascended into the sunlit sky above the playground at the elementary school. My two-year-old daughter…

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On Navigating the Divide Between the 24/7 Mother and the 25th Hour Writer

The 25th Hour June 9, 2016

Eighteen years ago, when I had six children ages 12 and under, I often longed for the 25th hour, that…

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On The Difference Between Writing and Publishing

The 25th Hour May 26, 2016

I never intended to write a memoir. In my late middle age, I think I have lived deeply and I…

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Wordless

General/Column May 16, 2016

I haven’t written anything since you were conceived my creative breath like calories consumed to feed you, every burst of…

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