Skip to main content
Shopping cart: items Cart

Table of Contents

Administering My Dog’s Cancer Therapy, I Think about My Sons • The Meadow and the Distant Calling • When My Mother Finds a Lump in Her Breast • “Mom’s Surgery Instructions” • Turning the Line • Nocturne • Initiation • Reading Miller’s Essay “On Tragedy and the Common Man” with My Teenage Son the Night before Receiving the Radiologist’s Report • Taking My Time • What Lies Between • Fork • By the Sound of It • The Present, Tense • We Set Sail for the Margins • Since You Insist • Even at Their Best, Doctors Only Guess • For Your Amusement • Resonant Images • The Solution • Small Knots • My Mother’s Breasts • Incidental • Match • Tear • My Mother’s Hats • Surgical Precision • The Boundaries of the Body • The Body at a Loss • The Body as the Object of Affection • At First • In the Cabin-Dark Bedroom • This • The Fly Implores You to Attend to Your Life • Aubade • Wake, Butterfly, It’s Late • Epiphany in the Shower • False / Alarm • Tiny Baby Cancer, • Marion & My Mother • An Inconvenient Year • Patient Survey • Where It Begins • Acknowledgments

Be the first to know

Get the latest updates on new releases, special offers, and media highlights when you subscribe to our email lists!

Sign up here for updates about the Press