Love

In the begin­ning Love is word­less It is the touch of skin Suck­ling. A cuddle in the dark. Then love is simple I love you mama Means you are my world And you are com­fort and Healing to me In teen­hood love is mer­cenary....

Infant zork

You are lying on your back in a large lounge room. There is one exit to the south-west. There is a brightly col­oured play gym on the floor, shaped like a but­terfly. > lick the play gym The play gym tastes blue. There is a rattle under the...

5am feed

Your hold on the earth is so much less tenuous now I have sus­tained you with my body amazing thought your mouth to my breast eyes locked with mine filled with trust tiny hands tra­cing ancient angelic sigils on my skin your voice has changed...

A gift-guide for Harper

We are plan­ning on making birth­days and end-of-year about exper­i­ences more than about things, but we know that people will want to buy Harper presents. I figure I ought to have one spot to point people for things we’re after or at least brands that...

Protected: About a girl

I did end up taking Harper to the hos­pital, but she seems fine and although they didn’t do an ultra­sound, they said it wasn’t an intus­sus­cep­tion, so that was good. The cur­rent thinking is that the blood in the stool could be oeso­phagitis tied to the reflux or...