Kitchen Is Closed

Maybe it’s because this winter has officially worn out its welcome.  Maybe it’s because my dishwasher has been malfunctioning for weeks and I’ve finally given up on it, resulting in a pile of dirty dishes that I can’t keep up with.  Maybe it’s because in the midst of the dishwasher debacle, my oven decided to […]


The Heart Holds On

Two lines glow bright pink on the stick passed through my urine just a few minutes before.  My heart leaps and expands, joy massaging it, coaxing it to relax and unfurl.  There is life inside of me.  I am capable of creating life.  Instantly, I am a mother.  Baby name books, and What to Expect When […]