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A quiet weekend.


At the beach.

With no assignments, just a few readings sorted in about an hour or two.

This was my weekend. I’m home now, and I realise I am still so all over the place at times. 319 more words

Baby's Birth Day!

It’s a girl! Baby girl arrived a few hours after my last log update! I really was in labor, so I will continue on describing my day. 2,438 more words


The Labour of Joy (poetry)

This poem was inpired by the birth of my daughter Elliesofia. All constructive critques and encouragement are welcome.

The Labour of Joy

by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque (writeidea8@gmail.com)  269 more words

Jonah's Birth Story

Sunday February 15th our family stayed home from church. Our kids had colds and I had a slight sore throat and was just uncomfortable with being so pregnant. 1,249 more words

Birth Stories

The Miracle of Parentbirth {A Photo Shoot}

Dear friends,

On April 9, I was blessed to witness and photograph the birth of Audrey Lanier.

After Michelle called to tell me she was in labor, my palms became clammy, my heart started racing and I immediately reached for the phone to dial my husband. 374 more words

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A Birth-day to Remember

The day began at 6:30 when I was unpleasantly wakened by involuntary abdominal exercises. In consideration of their regularity and the anticipated arrival of our firstborn still 10 weeks away in July, I phoned my midwife and a nurse friend for advice. 527 more words


On this day 7 years ago...

On this day, seven years ago I was getting ready for my appointment at the hospital. Nerves were high, mostly due to a combination of fear and excitement. 1,386 more words