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children

  • Fledglings

    September 9, 2016
    Evidence, Lynne Millar

    Fledglings

     

    I.

    The daylight in the basement path

    to your older sister’s bedroom

    has always been dim,

    but on this late winter afternoon

    clouds repurpose the sun,

    silver cold seeps through…

  • Testing Our “Meddle”

    September 9, 2016
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    Dear Parents and Seasoned Grandparents of children aged 0 to 18-ish –

    As reunion season winds down and the holidays (with more family merriment) are…

  • Foster Parenting In a Word

    August 9, 2016
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    “Hello. This is Sofia from County Foster Care. I’m calling about a baby boy.”

    My phone goes off with the recorded blast message whenever there’s…

  • Love.

    June 14, 2016
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    Sunday caught me by surprise. I was suddenly awakened in the end of the day to incomprehension. (I’m on vacation and caught the headlines…