Addy, my oldest, posted this on her instagram. I recognize this woman with the sunshine on her shoulders, reminding me of a Nanci Griffith song. And her ways were free and it seemed to meThe sunshine walked beside her” Tecumseh Valley by Nanci Griffith And I feel truly loved. Addy loves me. To be able to take a photo of someone and find their best … Continue reading To know me, Ranting, Becoming, Therapy…
They’ll be days like this. Mama Said! Continue reading How Many?
Parenting kids with disease causes mental health repercussions for moms years later. Continue reading On facebook about Malik – post from summer 2017
I thought I was cheating nature. I believed by having 6 kids, I could slow down time. I tried to avoid “They grow up so fast.” It didn’t work. Continue reading Cradle of Civilization
37 holes in my ceiling Continue reading it’s the little things
Family I can’t really imagine writing much that doesn’t include my family. My identity and personhood is pretty wrapped up in my being a part of my sweet family. I am a daughter, a sister, a cousin, an aunt, A Mom. I have 6 kids. I wrote about my life as their mom. I write about my life as a person who is their mom. … Continue reading Cast of Characters