"A Visitor," "Homestead" on Mused BellaOnline Literary Review, March 2016
"Parents' Aphrodisiac," "The Girl from St. Eustache" on Rat's Ass Review: Love and Ensuing Madness, March 2016
Thanks for stopping by. I'm Tara Borin, a poet and mama to three little ones. I blog about parenting, the writing life, and the ups and downs of becoming a published poet.
The sky has just begun to lighten; the robins start to sing the sun over the horizon. In bed beside me, Charlotte begins to fuss, as if on ...
It was never my intention to lose myself, 4 years ago, when I became a mother. With the first baby, it was easy to hold on to the little bi...
I've been working on a poem lately that has proven difficult. It's a bit more complex than what I usually write; and to add to that,...
It is late morning in October 2013. I'm lying in a darkened bedroom in a house that is not my own, in Whitehorse, Yukon. My breasts are ...
I've been quiet in this space for weeks, now. I've got a few draft posts saved, but each one I've sort of given up on with my ha...