Vow Renewal

An excerpt from the book I’m working on- prose and essays on motherhood. The first timeA short serviceĀ On a crisp spring dayStars in our eyesPromises on our lipsI doAnd I do, too The second timeA 3-day ceremonySoundtracked by tears and breaths In perfect synchronyWorking to bring our creationEarthside and into our arms The third time Standing in…