Reflections on Daycare (So Far)


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“This is how I’m going to die,” I thought to myself. I was hurtling through traffic, making strange choices about where to turn, hoping it would propel me to the doors of the daycare even just a little faster. Every car that got in my way was an enemy. Every red light was a conspiracy […]

March 27, 2018

To My Daughter On Her 9 Month Birthday


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Exactly one and a half years after you were conceived we were walking along 900 South, laughing. You had just turned 9 months old earlier that day, at exactly 12:04pm. I can’t be sure, I suppose, of the exact-exactness of your conception, for reasons I will explain to you later or, just as likely, you […]

March 7, 2018