Posts Tagged “marriage”

Fragile by Karen Stefano

The text comes on Saturday, the first of the month, the day before my ex-husband’s birthday. Hey. Hope you’re well. Am at storage unit. Do you want the box of Xmas ornaments? A year ago, shortly after I had moved out, my ex had been at that storage unit often. He had texted, left voicemails. […]

Birthing Twins by Joanna Kadish

Having a C-section unmoored me, sent me reeling. Weakened by the physical necessities of birth, the raw, barbaric blood and ooze, the hurt where the staples nailed my stomach together, I found it physically difficult to care for my newborn twins, although I did what I had to do. I shudder at the memory of […]