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SELF PORTRAIT IN THE BACKYARD …

Self Portrait in the Backyard as Mother Tulip-bellied, fists full of weeds, the baby shuffles over the wet grass, the baby stumbles like a drunk toward me, the baby wants to roll on top of me, climb back inside my

Booklet, Hand-Pressed Paper, C…

Wound on a bobbin like thread.  Woven into a wreath and cross-stitched with a sampler’s background, tiny heart-shaped flowers. All the hair collected from the children who died of yellow fever, influenza. In another century, infant life expectancy halved –