Where’s Your Book?

A few weeks ago a friend saw a recent pic of me holding a blue ribbon and promptly asked, “Your marriage okay?”

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Naming the Baby

During my first pregnancy, I eavesdropped every chance I got. Shamelessly, I turned my ear to parents in restaurant booths, in line at the grocery, on ferries, at the beach and park. When they called their children by name, I leaned in, then scribbled potential baby names on restaurant napkins, pocket scraps, and the palm […]

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