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12. Untitled (poem for my son's second birthday)

The morning my son
first swam in the ocean
he ate cereal, a pancake,
and fruit for breakfast
off of my plate.

Rain had come through – 131 more words


Attachment, monkeys and us.

One of the things we’ve spoken with K about recently is attachment. Several of me are more than aware of attachment theory, which is interesting but what we`ve only recently realised is that insecure attachments were very much our “normal”.” 416 more words

Dissociative Identity Disorder

The One Thing I'll NEVER Do as a Parent

When I was pregnant, people who knew I was a Montessori guide would say: “Wow, you’re going to be such an amazing mom!” My standard, humble reply was: “I’ll be a mom, like any other mom.” … 505 more words


A Beautiful Time Lapse Of Pregnancy And Lovely Song

Tom Fletcher from McFly has shared this time lapse video of him singing to his pregnant wife Giovanna as her bump grows before the birth of baby Buzz Michangelo last week.


Ella was born on the 31st March, in Germany. She shares her birthday with Henry II of France, Rene Descartes and Olli Rehn. She has a claim for citizenship of Australia, Austria, Germany, Ireland. 458 more words

European Union

I want.

I want to be 3, being told a skinned knee isn’t something to cry about.

I want to be 5, repulsed by the kisses with which my absent father concluded his letters. 191 more words


'Round Here

Remember when I talked about posting more often? Haha. Ha.

Not that you care.

Today, I’ll tell you, the infant stage is not my favorite, though it’s precious. 514 more words