Parenting practice

Here is a practice: Observe your child enter the room Say nothing Consider yourself at your child’s age Say nothing…

A Day of Mourning

11.26 A Day of Mourning I want to sit down and grieve Sit in the snow Feel the cold settling…

Grief and Grounding

I’ve let so much fall away.  Have you? I don’t think there will ever be an end to the grief.…

Healing the learning

When I wrote my most recent newsletter back in June, I said that I would make a list of de-colonial,…

A conscience

Conversation w Clara in the bath, while reading Ramona Do you know what ‘Conscience’ means? No Do you want me…

Geologic time

CW: this poem is sexy. *** Facedown on This rock Ask to feel Geologic time Strip on a pink Granite…

June 24

Zelda and I rode to Laurelhurst park on May 31st to protest. It was the second night since this most…

March 31st

Last night, something real happened between my daughter and me. As a friend said, “everyone’s regular patterns are just getting…