A Mother’s Tale

One of the many things I love about being a mom is the chance to witness genius.  Sure, I’m not alone thinking my kid is a superhero – in truth, all kids are wunderbar – but that does not stop me from glowing with pride at every display of offspring brilliance before me.   What’s more, … Continue reading

On Leaves and Vines

How many dinners and Sunday parties Chairs and conversations Have surrounded this fine oven china Made in England My great grandmother’s Royal Doulton Decorated with a yellow apple, a pear Some grapes, two berries On leaves and vines How many tables has it rested on Cities, rectangular, round and square How many ovens How many … Continue reading