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Your child’s small, warm hand resting on your cheek. What else is it time for but this?View full post »

I’ve never worn your make up Never slipped on your high heeled shoes I’ve never kept my voice down OrView full post »

In a house that’s not my own I wait for the day’s poem to make itself known to me. The little girl, alsoView full post »

She Will Be Here Long After Us

My whole life I have come to the ocean For healing and balm And she has held me close And washed me clean Again andView full post »

Theater

“You don’t have what it takes,” she said to me. And I believed her. And so for nearly twenty years IView full post »

The World

Yesterday I saw a world of stories in the faces of my sleeping children before they woke.View full post »

Morning

Today the only thing my heart longs to say Is this: A prayer for this world– We all are so broken. We all areView full post »

Quiet

House quiet after a long holiday weekend full of family of birth and choice. Napping in a sunbeam on the couch. EyesView full post »

Mother

Stop putting my name on your bombs. You do not get to take my power and claim it for your own. No! Keep my name offView full post »