Tapping Toes

Who’s dancing and why are they tapping those toes?   Navigating the dark bedroom is terrifying. My arms jostle her head, and the hardwood floors creak warnings to Lily that she will soon be left alone. I step soft to the left, hoping the wood won’t make a sound, then right. Lily sighs a deep breath through her button nose and continues sleeping. We approach the crib. My heart beats faster, the sound loud in the silent bedroom. I reach[Read more]