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06/24/2014

I sprinkle our family time with these breaks from technology, from the tired routines, from the force that so constantly drives us. It's a great emptying, a letting go of all that we hold -- likes and shares, lists and tasks, striving and achieving.

Published Essay

10/01/2013

So Miss Ella, I hand you the keys to your own heart. Unlock all that is uniquely you and hold it dear. I give you this gift because I believe in you, I believe in your dreams.

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01/10/2014

Christmas is a funny thing. It brings to the surface so much all at once. I think of the planning and orchestrating, the spending and decorating, the carried traditions and the shiny new ones that give way to permanence in our lives. The holidays always seem to reflect the beauty and the burden, just like life.

Published Essay

10/01/2013

I lay in wonder, I lay in balance. I kiss her forehead and slip out. In not doing, I did so much. I found power in staying still.

The Huffington Post

08/13/2012

It is almost here. Soon I will put you on the bus and ship you off to school. You have.

The Huffington Post

03/15/2012

I have a dream that I am looking at a baby. He is mine, all wrapped up in a blanket on...

The Huffington Post

01/29/2012

To The Boys In Our Backyard - I know someday I will glance out the window to check on you...

Portfolio

01/10/2014

Christmas is a funny thing. It brings to the surface so much all at once. I think of the planning and orchestrating, the spending and decorating, the carried traditions and the shiny new ones that give way to permanence in our lives. The holidays always seem to reflect the beauty and the burden, just like life.

Published Essay

10/01/2013

I lay in wonder, I lay in balance. I kiss her forehead and slip out. In not doing, I did so much. I found power in staying still.

Published Essay

10/01/2013

I honor it, because I know it well. I carry my grandparents with a child's love.

The Huffington Post

10/04/2012

For more than a decade, I have given my whole self to my babies. My body gave birth to five of them in eight years. My spirit rallied in the depths of darkness....

The Huffington Post

08/13/2012

It is almost here. Soon I will put you on the bus and ship you off to school. You have.

Portfolio

01/10/2014

Christmas is a funny thing. It brings to the surface so much all at once. I think of the planning and orchestrating, the spending and decorating, the carried traditions and the shiny new ones that give way to permanence in our lives. The holidays always seem to reflect the beauty and the burden, just like life.

Published Essay

10/01/2013

I lay in wonder, I lay in balance. I kiss her forehead and slip out. In not doing, I did so much. I found power in staying still.

Published Essay

10/01/2013

I honor it, because I know it well. I carry my grandparents with a child's love.

The Huffington Post

10/04/2012

For more than a decade, I have given my whole self to my babies. My body gave birth to five of them in eight years. My spirit rallied in the depths of darkness....

The Huffington Post

08/13/2012

It is almost here. Soon I will put you on the bus and ship you off to school. You have.

The Huffington Post

03/15/2012

I have a dream that I am looking at a baby. He is mine, all wrapped up in a blanket on...

The Huffington Post

01/29/2012

To The Boys In Our Backyard - I know someday I will glance out the window to check on you...

Cape Cod Times

05/08/2011

I hope you remember all of the ways I cared for you since the second you were born

Portfolio

01/10/2014

Christmas is a funny thing. It brings to the surface so much all at once. I think of the planning and orchestrating, the spending and decorating, the carried traditions and the shiny new ones that give way to permanence in our lives. The holidays always seem to reflect the beauty and the burden, just like life.

Published Essay

10/01/2013

I lay in wonder, I lay in balance. I kiss her forehead and slip out. In not doing, I did so much. I found power in staying still.

Published Essay

10/01/2013

I honor it, because I know it well. I carry my grandparents with a child's love.

The Huffington Post

10/04/2012

For more than a decade, I have given my whole self to my babies. My body gave birth to five of them in eight years. My spirit rallied in the depths of darkness....

The Huffington Post

08/13/2012

It is almost here. Soon I will put you on the bus and ship you off to school. You have.

The Huffington Post

03/15/2012

I have a dream that I am looking at a baby. He is mine, all wrapped up in a blanket on...

The Huffington Post

01/29/2012

To The Boys In Our Backyard - I know someday I will glance out the window to check on you...

Cape Cod Times

05/08/2011

I hope you remember all of the ways I cared for you since the second you were born