Browsing the "babies" Tag

Postpartum depression during a pandemic

February 15th, 2022 | by Amy Mattes

The house is living and breathing windows lifting curtains let old air out. An air between seasons. Her body is living and breathing open organs stretching in the


Growing Away

January 19th, 2022 | by Meg Thompson

The stages of my daughter’s life line up in front of me, then disappear, checked off, becoming distant pages in her baby book


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


No One Is Watching

October 24th, 2018 | by Sarah Stuteville

I should have shoplifted more while I was pregnant. People mostly try not to notice pregnant women, and if they


Beds

August 16th, 2018 | by Marianna Marlowe

1 She falls back on the bed, spreading her legs. She is still fully clothed, as is he. He fumbles at


The End of Reproduction

December 19th, 2017 | by Katie Rose Alexander

My husband had a vasectomy. “Congratulations!” my friends said. “Good man! Halleluiah!” They did not understand that although I was



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