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luca is born #babies

this little luca, whose kicks we’d felt, but whose face we had been waiting to see…

he arrived with a perma-wrinkle on his little nose and our worlds narrowed to a single little face and simultaneously expanded beyond any borders we had ever known. 83 more words

Bright Liquid Light

To Genevieve, On the Occasion of Your First Day on Earth

Dear Genevieve,

The day you were born seemed to stretch out forever, like the sky. You woke your mom up in the middle of the night, but then you took your time making your entrance. 497 more words


Reviews4Me: FIRST DAY ON EARTH - Another Day, Another Cliché

First Day on Earth

Cecil Castellucci

Scholastic Press, 160 pages
Science Fiction, Grades 7-9
Hardcover, eBook

I seem to be picking up a lot of pessimistic books lately, or maybe a lot of young adult fiction is pessimistic. 747 more words


literary fests, bashes, book drops and writing retreat

These past few weeks there has been one literary thing after another!  Which I love!

First off there was the ReaderGirlz Teen Book Drop.  I dropped a few YA novels including my own First Day on Earth at the wee library in my neighborhood.   281 more words

Out And About

Ayesha's First day on Earth

Ayesha was our dream. The dream we dreamt for the last 7 years. She was very naughty in her mother’s womb :-) She used to kick her mother’s tummy all the time in her (my wife’s) last stage. 153 more words