Tag Archives: children

Scary mommies*

I asked myself: why am I so into horror lately? Well, for one thing, I became a parent. Don’t laugh.  All the clichés hold true.  There really is nothing more terrifying than raising a child.  Once the Chub-a-lub is yours … Continue reading

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That Year-End Post I’ve Been Meaning to Write (+ 2018 Awards Eligibility)

  So.  Here we are at the raw, tail end of 2018.  Even California is bleakly cold .  I’ve been laid up in bed with Toddler Flu and, while the Chubs is off at daycare, conquering the world, have been … Continue reading

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An Ember in the Dark: Post-Partum and Apocalypse in 2017

In this year of madmen and wildfires I gave birth to a beautiful red-haired son. This isn’t a story about motherhood, though.  This is a story about being on fire.

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