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She feels the fever raising as she embraces her child,

her heart begins to flutter,

she reaches towards the phone; in order to inform the doctor, 185 more words

Spoken World

Ode to Dada

To my husband,

Happy first Father’s Day, my love. Fatherhood looks good on you and you are loved.

A tiny body with blue eyes,
A love that made a grown man cry. 63 more words


Since I Can't Be a SAHM

This week was better for two reasons. The first being that I no longer pump (cue the hallelujah chorus – I’ll get to this subject soon). 567 more words


I'm tired.

I’m tired of always having to fight,
I’m tired of being the one to put things right,
I’m tired of always having to explain,
I’m tired of repeating myself over again, 180 more words

Top 10 Things I Have Learned Since Becoming A Parent

10. Ability To Tune Out Noise

Before I was a parent I was acutely aware of children in public making noise and shouting for their parent 27 times in a row.   564 more words



You used to call me jaded

That the world was a scary place

That I wouldn’t know how to live.

You never thought I would leave… 21 more words

Well, Shit.

I am not really afraid of much. There are things I don’t enjoy, or would rather avoid, like spiders, creepy-ass clowns (regular ones are fine), or heights. 887 more words