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Greta and the Angels

This has been the summer of many small deaths for me, some literal, some not. It has been one of many tears, of worry, of several hours of bad television. I have found a bit of comfort in feeling like my … Continue reading

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This Pretty Much Sums up the Last 17 years of My Life

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You Take the Truck, I’ll Take the Toboggan. Either Way, It’s a Long Way Back.

Today. 9″ x 12″ original mixed media on canvas board.

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As Long as I am feeling nostalgic about motherhood…

Painting, Remembering to Want, 2010 Kelly Frederick Mizer

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Heavy Decisions

I have been debating whether or not to finally go ahead and cut off these precious cherub curls. Ironically enough, I came across this poem that I wrote for Luke in December, 1998: First Haircut A white bank envelope full … Continue reading

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When We Sat, Not on Rocks . . .

I have recently stumbled across poems that I wrote for Lizzie and Luke when they were just tadpoles. It made me think of a beautiful poem by dad wrote for me when I was wee. The opening line reads, We … Continue reading

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