Maiko: Labor of Love

In the wee hours of the morning, almost seven days after your birth, I sit at our dining table watching you sleep in the swing.  We had to leave our bedroom so mom could get some much needed rest.  Two years ago, I wrote about Dorian's birth.  This is your story, Maiko, and how we welcomed…Read more Maiko: Labor of Love

Dorian’s Day

It has been over six weeks since the birth of our son, Dorian.  I have been wanting to document the story of his delivery before the details were lost in the shuffle of feedings, changing diapers, and soothing a newborn (and mother).  Here's my recollection of the events leading to Dorian's birth. Thursday afternoon, May…Read more Dorian’s Day