Category: Words On My Family

December 6, 2016

She was in my arms, but she was out of reach. Twelve hours into natural, unmedicated childbirth, the pain stood between us like a barricade,…

December 5, 2016

As you grow, you will reflect on who you are, what you mean in the world, and what your name stands for. Your mother and I, accordingly, took your naming seriously, and wouldn’t simply name you something that “sounds good”.