Tag Archives: single-parenting

myself

there is this sense of empty as I watch them go… then I remember

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ode to motherhood

I never read the rules for mothering it seems I was absent that day– perhaps all of us were. Carrying around the textbook burden of guilt, the weight of which mocks our shortcomings and reveals the all-too constant truth that … Continue reading

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boundaries within love

I found this photograph a couple of days ago in a drawer by the side of my bed.  It’s my sweet little baby girl, about two months before her 2nd birthday.  (Right now she’s less than a month from her … Continue reading

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haiku on single parenting

i wish i wasn’t the one in charge of keeping it all together.

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