Browsing the "anxiety" Tag

Waiting for Snacks

July 17th, 2020 | by Meghann Haldeman

Godot is a metaphor for so many things; God, yes, but also a vaccine, the election, snacks, the next Amazon package.


Holding Tight

June 15th, 2020 | by Sacha Mardou

I didn't realize my daughter was feeling all this anxiety


When Grief Won’t Fit

December 11th, 2019 | by Elizabeth Muller

From the time of her diagnosis, my daughter had been discussed in a language used for illness. But none of the words fit the way I felt


Shit

September 24th, 2019 | by Meg Thompson

Use your words and say how you feel.—Daniel Tiger If I could, I would go inside my daughter’s body and


Who Needs the Diagnosis?

September 19th, 2019 | by Jericho Vincent

1 in 7 mothers experiences postpartum depression. And yet, naming it still makes me uneasy. Women used to be given the diagnosis of "Hysteria" if their minds or bodies rebelled.


Mother’s Day Triptych

May 24th, 2019 | by Carla Rachel Sameth

I long for something that will somehow bind the three of us together, me, my wife, and my son. They seem to be less attached to the idea



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