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In Defense of Growing Up, Part Two

I wanted to continue off of my last post, “In Defense of Growing Up,” with a few more thoughts on the subject. Blog posts, they say, need to be short. 898 more words

Ariane Peveto

Rainbows do not live here ....

Autobiography in Poetry I
In the Beginning – Early childhood

In the beginning
Her First

In the beginning
She was
Abandoned… 404 more words


Bullying and losing control

From about the time I was in primary school to end of secondary school I was bullied. In class especially. I was always sick one way or another and shy to the point of not speaking to anyone but the teacher. 248 more words

Old Bear: The Pirate

Old Bear talks about his time as a pirate.

A childhood with father

Please catch me if I fall
I may not be strong enough to handle the pain
The wings of your careful arms are all I want… 107 more words


When Nature Calls

The following tale will be featured in Adventures in Potty Training and Other Bathroom Mishaps, soon to be released. Okay, so the story is about my potty mishap and not my children’s, but I would rather embarrass myself than them — they are bigger than me now! 1,109 more words



Such fuzz,

abundance of soft delight,

surrounding me like the blanket my mother wrapped around me

when I was seven, after I came into the house wet, 209 more words