Tag Archives: social activism and children

Vermont

The summer I had my second baby was particularly hot, and I frequently nursed my baby beneath one of the enormous sugar maples on the Montpelier state house lawn. My six-year-old played on the capital steps, and ran up and … Continue reading

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This Day

Sensible advice from my dad arrived via email this morning. Two days after I was born, Dr. King was assassinated, when my mother was still in the hospital. I imagine my father returning home in his blue Volkswagen beetle to … Continue reading

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