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Faking It

There are people who seek to assuage their own pain by inflicting pain on others…making unreasonable demands that are impossible to meet, belittling, bullying. Sometimes it is best to close the door on these people, to not allow them to have reign over your life. 125 more words

A place created just for me

Juggler by definition: to manage or alternate the requirements of (two or more tasks, responsibilities, activities, etc.) so as to handle each adequately

I’ll admit that I try to juggle objects but I’m pretty clumsy and I usually end up dropping them. 349 more words

Long- Awaited Love

You’d only been alive five years, but you carried an old soul. I caught glimpses of it every time your wide eyes turned to me full of ancient wisdom. 1,434 more words

A Brief Chapter in my Impossible Life

Simone has her life together, she has supportive parents and she even gets along with her younger brother. She is doing well in school and even have a small close knit group of friends. 156 more words

Book Challenge '14

Free night (without the kids)

You say: Finally without the kids, Let’s go crazy, let’s get down to the edge and cross it, let’s party, let’s dance.
I say: Wait a minute what with the show on TV we wanted to see? 171 more words


Our #sliceofperfect in a #messyreality

Here is a #sliceofperfect (project by Jill Krause over at Baby Rabies)

Can you tell this kid has a fever? Probably not, but a couple hours before this was taken she was vomiting her breakfast. 246 more words


What makes a good parent?

Sometimes when you pick up your child you can feel the map of your own bones beneath your hands, or smell the scent of your skin in the nape of his neck.

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Allegro Spirit