Monthly Archives: May, 2012

Book Reviews

Review by Ellen Miller-Mack – The moment I finished reading Monica A. Hand’s me and Nina, I felt an intense longing to be with Nina Simone. I went to her official website, www.ninasimone.com to listen to her music just…

Book Reviews

Review by Nancy Vona – Donna Katzin has created a haunting and gripping book of poetry that focuses on South Africa, during and after apartheid. Katzin is executive director of Shared Interest, a not-for-profit organization that provides low-income black communities…

Poetry

Fishing without a fishing pole is feeling vibration and tug is like playing a harp with the fingers rather than the nails feel the strings as they tighten, loosen feel the nibble at the other end and tug on the…

Uncategorized

I love having a belly full of babies. There are two in there, a boy and a girl, and my body gets busy making them arms and legs and hearts. I leave my job a few months early, supposedly to…

Prose

I brought our daughter with us to the last nursing home.  Both her grandmothers were there to help me figure out the next step on our path.  She was only five and we’ve been in these type of situations since…

Events

The Mom Egg at M.O.M. Conference The Mom Egg At the Museum of Motherhood Featuring: Holly Anderson Robyn Art Rosalie Calabrese Carla Carlson Stephanie Feuer Alana Free Theta Pavis Jayne Pierce Ana Silva Ekere Tallie MC Marjorie Tesser http://themomegg.com Monday,…

Poetry

Life begins in water. Here, on the gravel beach, where the shifting tides rock clattering pebbles forward and back in their arms, and the murmuring sea whispers lullabies in our ears, I watched you. You were silver and grey like…