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The Grief and Joy of Father’s Day

June 18, 2017

One spring afternoon, my husband came through the door when he should’ve been on an airplane. I was excited because I thought his trip had been canceled. He’d get to enjoy a much-needed extra day off, but the look on his face told me...

Reflections on Motherhood

May 14, 2017

I’m sitting in my backyard listening to “Adagio for Strings” by Samuel Barber, getting inspired by the emotions this beautiful music brings out of me. I felt the same swelling of emotion the first time I held my son in my arms, and...