Will It Sleep?

I only use it when I’m desperate — Hot Dog. When the chicken in the pan is threatened with being…

Motherhood Is. . .

Motherhood is asking David to change Judah’s diaper and then waiting for the panic to set in. “Oh. My. Gosh.”…

The Village

My village had resisted growth for months, and I began to feel it. I remember the progression, when the deep…

The Scream

No one tells you this, but it’s hard a first. Judah entered this world blue and breathless. Through panic-stricken eyes,…

The Magic Box!

Judah lives in a magic box. You see, by day, his room transforms itself into an office, one with papers…

The Arrival

I know that someday, hopefully soon, you will arrive. And you will be perfect. And you will be loved. And you will…

Someday

(Photo by Joy Theory Co)   “I can’t believe it,” he’ll say, suddenly stupefied by the fullness of my belly.…

Remember

I’m never far from it. Infertility. Perhaps it’s the fact that my muscles are dutifully stuck in warring resistance, so…