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SAHM: In Three Poems

July 16th, 2019 | by Ellie Hudson

“Identity” I have to decide if I am the type of mom who waits ‘til bedtime and secretly reads the


The Final Trimester

June 28th, 2019 | by Jennie Meyer

By Jennie Meyer out of seventy-six or so, if you consider that the ‘fourth trimester’ suggests they are really quarters,


POEMS by KUO ZHANG

February 11th, 2019 | by Kuo Zhang

Pregnancy I have known the secret joy of pregnancy, clip-clop of heartbeats in duet, high-fives across the belly, a mini-stove


Not Your Job

December 11th, 2018 | by Noriko Nakada

  after Caitlyn Siehl   When the doctor went to pierce the flap of skin under your nose with his


North American Motherhood: POEMS

September 10th, 2018 | by Jamie Asaye FitzGerald

North American Motherhood Endless washing, cleaning, resupplying, sterilizing, worrying, reading up on, not reading, caring for, compromising, fantasizing, obsessing over


Catch and Release: Poems

August 30th, 2018 | by Katie Hoogendam

  Catch and Release Shovel in the soil my mother pulled a drag took a swig lifted her eyebrows. Without


Re-Birth: Poems

April 30th, 2018 | by Samantha Barrow

  Expend   Motherhood shows up like liquid god in the veins   You see it the faint reflection shimmering


Bending Down: Poems

April 17th, 2018 | by Margo Hollingsworth

  Intrusion   “They don’t want them!” she whispered. The nurse anoints my forehead with a wet washcloth.   “Those



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