Going It Alone

Going It Alone

I don’t watch much television.  But I have a habit of watching “This Is Us”.  I watch it every Tuesday night when there’s a new episode.  My controller tries to shut down any potential emotion, but for some reason, I always seem to manage to move my schedule around...
Bye Mother

Bye Mother

Dear Mother, Another American Mother’s Day is approaching and I am still unraveling the web of contracts you spent my entire life trying to weave.  I can’t even imagine how much energy and time you spent attempting to limit my life.  Seriously, people have used that...
My Birth Story

My Birth Story

There is one thing I know about mothers.  When we get talking about our birth stories, we can talk all day.  Part of that is the intensely pivotal aspect of the experience.  It is responsible for introducing us to the love(s) of our life.  But there is another side to...